January

January Scholarships

MALDEF Scholarship
Website: https://www.maldef.org/assets/pdf/2019-2020_MALDEF_Scholarship_Resource_Guide.pdf

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes (2020)
Deadline: January 3, 2020
Amount: $20,000
Criteria: 1. Be entering college in the Fall of 2020 as a Freshman at an accredited four-year institution for an undergraduate degree;
2. Be currently involved in high school sports, intramural sports, or community based sports.
3.Have a minimum GPA of 3.0; 
4. Be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident (you will be asked to prove citizenship and age if you win); 
5. Not be an employee, officer or director of Foot Locker, Inc., or any of its subsidiaries, or a member of the immediate family of such an employee, officer or director.
For more information: https://footlocker.smapply.io/prog/athletes/

Semper Fidelis All-Americans Scholarship
Deadline: 1/12/2020
Criteria:
▪ Be a Junior in High School
▪ Have a 3.5 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
▪ Be active in community service
▪ Play a competitive team sport
▪ Hold a student or community leadership position
Link: https://sfaap.marines.com/

 

St. John's University Undergraduate Scholarship
Deadline: January 15, 2020
Criteria: Applicants must be graduating high school and have an overall B average and a combined score of 1000 on the SAT'S or an ACT composite score of 22.
Description: Applicants must submit the Ozanam Scholars application and St. John's University application for admission. (There are 4 other scholarships on this page as well)
Amount: Up to a $10,000 renewable annually, for four years.
For more information https://www.stjohns.edu/admission/scholarships/application-scholarships

APIA Scholarship
Deadline: 1/22/2020
Amount: $2500
Criteria:  The APIA Scholarship is open to Asian and Pacific Islander American students who'll be enrolling or are currently enrolled in a U.S. accredited college or university as a degree-seeking undergraduate student in the fall of 2020. This year's application opened on September 4, 2019, and closes on January 22, 2020. Learn more about the application process and minimum eligibility criteria.
Link: https://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/?SFMC_cid=EM190588-&rid=67690155

I Have a Dream Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2020
Criteria:  Must be a student in the United States 13 years of age or older.
Description: Students write an essay (250 words max) answering the following prompt:"We want to know... what do you dream about? Whether it's some bizarre dream you had last week, or your hopes for the future, share your dreams with us for a chance to win $1,500 for college."
Amount: $1,500
For more informationhttps://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/i-have-a-dream-scholarship

e-Quality Scholarship
Deadline: January 31, 2020
Amount: $6,000
Criteria: "Applicant must: be a resident of northern or central California but may study elsewhere (see map of specific counties); have completed or expect to complete high school or equivalent between 1 Jul 2015 and 30 Jun 2020; and plan to attend or began attending an accredited post-secondary institution (college, university, or vocational/trade school) for the first time in 2020."
Link: https://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program
Deadline: January 31, 2020 @ 11:59 PM PST
Amount: $2000
Requirements:

1.Full-time graduating high school seniors in good academic standing (minimum unweighted cumulative GPA 3.40 on 4-point scale), of any ethnic or cultural background, who plan to attend an accredited college or university (2-year and 4-year) in Fall 2020.
2.Citizens or permanent residents of the United States.
3.Residents of one of the following states or metropolitan area where we currently have InspirASIAN chapters: Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin, and the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area (Washington D.C., Maryland, and Virginia).
Students interested in applying will need to complete the scholarship application that includes a student essay. The completed application will need to be uploaded through our online submission page. All applications are due before January 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM PST. Students who make it into the final round will also be required to send in an official high school transcript.
For more Information: https://inspirasian.us/programs/scholarship-program/

More Scholarships: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1566GaVKEjvRdt-1aH7t_1vnz7jybJtouxcNKDuUTbQc/edit?usp=sharing