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Josefina A. Ovalle Scholarship

Josefina A. Ovalle Foundation for Education

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for high school seniors of Latino descent who reside in one of the following Chicago-area neighborhoods in Illinois: Little Village, Pilsen, Bridgeport, McKinley Park, Brighton Park, Archer Heights, Garfield Ridge, Gage Park, West Lawn, Cicero, or Berwyn. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must excel in the realms of service, academics, and leadership. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.5 and be accepted to a two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must also have completed a minimum of 200 documented hours of community service and be an active member of at least three school or community clubs, sports, or organizations and have held a leadership position. Financial need will be taken into consideration.

How easy is it to apply?

Painful

This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

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Details

Deadline: May 12
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable

Requirements

GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.5
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Illinois
Location: Is this you?
  • Little Village, Pilsen, Bridgeport, McKinley Park, Brighton Park, Archer Heights, Garfield Ridge, Gage Park, West Lawn, Cicero, or Berwyn
Ethnicity: Is this you?
  • Hispanic/Latino
More Requirements:
    Must have completed a minimum of 200 documented hours of community service; must be an active member of at least three school or community clubs, sports, or organizations and have held a leadership position.

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