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October 15, 2012

Oct 31 | APCF - Verizon Scholarship Awards Program

Oct 31 | APCF - Verizon Scholarship Awards Program

The Asian Pacific Community Fund partners with Verizon to financially assist students in their pursuit of higher education as they face the challenge of significantly rising costs of obtaining a college degree. These awards will support those who excel academically, are leaders amongst their peers and are making a positive impact in their communities. Five $2000 Scholarship Awards are available.

Application deadline: October 31, 2012 at Midnight


-Students who are residents of California, Oregon or Washington OR students attending college in one of those states

-Plan to enroll as a 2nd year college student in a U.S. accredited 4-year college or university as a full-time, degree-seeking student majoring in math, engineering, or a technical science in the Fall of 2012

-Have a minimum cumulative unweighted GPA of 3.0

Selection Criteria - Awardees will be selected based on the following criteria:

1. Essay questions (2)
2. Grade Point Average (GPA)
3. Leadership
4. Community Involvement

For more information on how to apply visit the APCF website.