Silicon Valley Community Foundation/Krishnan-Shah Family Scholarship

The Krishnan-Shah Family Scholarship was established by Ajay Shah, Lata Krishnan and their family. This scholarship program seeks to support financially needy students with academic potential and demonstrated community involvement, and provide meaningful and ongoing financial support to ensure that students complete their undergraduate degree. Eligibility Requirements: Graduating high school senior residing in the greater Silicon Valley Region (includes Santa Clara County, San Mateo County, San Francisco County, Alameda County and Santa Cruz County) OR current community college student who graduated from a high school within the five listed counties First generation college student (neither parent earned a four-year college degree), pursuing first undergraduate degree Planning to enroll in a four-year college or university on a full-time basis in the upcoming fall session Maximum cumulative grade point average of 3.75 on a 4.0 scale Demonstrated involvement in activities (extracurricular, volunteer, paid, etc.) Demonstrated financial need or hardship.

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000 - $10,000
Number of Awards
1 - 5
Application Deadline
February 22
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
California
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
None specified
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Address
2440 West El Camino Real Suite 300
City, State, Zip
Mountain View, CA , 94040
E-mail
apatel@siliconvalleycf.org
Website
Website

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