This scholarship is for incoming college freshmen in California who are of Filipino descent (at least 50%). To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and plan to pursue a career in engineering or physical or biological sciences. Healthcare careers are not eligible. Applicants must live in one of the following counties: Alamdeda, Contra Costa, Marin, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Sacramento, San Benito, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Los Angeles, Orange, or San Diego County. Selection will be based on academic achievement, especially in the sciences; well-informed educational and career goals in engineering/science; maturity, motivation and potential to succeed; honors; work experience; and financial need. Scholarship recipients must enroll full-time at an accredited four-year college/university for the upcoming school year.
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?
This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.