Scholarship Detail

New American Scholars Program

Program Information

Deadline Month: March
Application Deadline Dates: TBA
Award Amount: up to $7,000
E4FC's New American Scholars Program provides financial awards to low-income undocumented college and graduate students who live or attend school in the San Francisco Bay Area. We provide scholarships of up to $7,000 to cover tuition and other expenses. Scholars are selected for their academic excellence, financial need, and community impact.
Type: Undergraduate Study, Graduate Study
Application Available: Organization Website

Eligibility Requirements

Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Graduate Student
Application Form: Yes
Descriptors: Undocumented
Restricted: Must be foreign-born Do not have permanent residency (green card) or citizenship in the U.S.

Citizenship: Undocumented Students
Minimum GPA: 3.0
Other Requirements:
Must demonstrate financial need Demonstrated academic preparation and community/extracurricular involvement San Francisco Bay Area residency requirements:
 You must fulfill at least one of the following:
 previous or intended graduation from a San Francisco Bay Area high school, or
 current or expected enrollment in a San Francisco Bay Area college or university
 We define the San Francisco Bay Area as the following 11 counties: Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, and Yolo.

Submission Requirements

Application Form: Yes
Transcripts: Yes
Transcript Description: All Colleges Attended
Letters of Rec: Yes
Letters of Rec Detail: 3
Personal Essay: Yes
Financial Aid: Yes

Further Information