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Founding Mother Scholarship


Application Information


Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for graduating seniors who are Chicana/Latina and attending a high school in California. To qualify for this scholarship applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and plan to attend a two-year, four-year, or technical college in the fall of 2014. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit a personal statement no more than three pages in length, using 12-point font and double spaced response on the following topic: "Describe any difficult or special circumstances you faced as you were growing up and/or describe any specific family responsibilities that you have had. How did this experience affect your academic and personal development? How did this experience give you a unique background or perspective?" Applicants must also include a resume (or a list of activities, organization, community service, etc. in which they have participated).

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

Contact Information



Deadline: Mar 30
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $500


GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.0
Gender: Is this you?
  • Female
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • California
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • Hispanic/Latino

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