January

January Scholarships

MALDEF Scholarship Information Source
Website:  https://www.maldef.org/resources/scholarship-resource-guide/#

Foot Locker Scholar Athletes (2021)
Deadline: January 8, 2021
Amount: $20,000 (20 at $1000 each)
Criteria: 1. Be entering college in the Fall of 2021 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 informationhttps://footlocker.smapply.io/prog/athletes/

St. John's University Undergraduate Scholarship
Deadline: Rolling dates through the year
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 

APIA Scholarship
Deadline: 1/14/2021 - 2pm PST
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 2021. This year's application opened on September 9, 2020, and closes on January 14, 2021. Learn more about the application process and minimum eligibility criteria.
Linkhttps://apiascholars.org/scholarship/apia-scholarship/?SFMC_cid=EM190588-&rid=67690155


I Have a Dream Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2021
Criteria:  Must be a student in the United States 14 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, 2021 for applications - interviews will be held in mid-March.
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.  Demonstrated service to the local LBGT community.
Linkhttps://www.equalityscholarship.org/apply.html

InspirASIAN Scholarship Program
Deadline: TBD for renewal of program by late January 2021
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.
For more Information: https://inspirasian.us/programs/scholarship-program/