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Silicon Valley Community Foundation
2440 W El Camino Real, Ste. 300
Mountain View, CA 94040-1498
Phone Number (650)450-5400
Level of Study Bachelor's Degree
Award Type Scholarship
Purpose To help young women who are self-motivated, need financial support, and attempt to achieve despite tremendous obstacles.
Focus General studies/Field of study not specified.
Qualifications Applicants must be young woman aged 18 to 26; maximum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale; current resident of San Mateo County; current graduating high school senior, graduate or G.E.D. certificate holder; planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university as a full-time student; must be United States citizen or eligible non-citizen; must demonstrate financial hardship.
Criteria Selection committee also considers circumstances related to possible ethnic or racial discrimination, physical disability or the choice of a nontraditional area of study; preference given to residents of East Palo Alto, East Menlo Park, Redwood City and San Mateo; preference given to students who attend(ed) East Palo Alto Academy, East Side College Prep, Menlo Atherton, Sequoia, Carlmont and San Mateo high schools.
Funds $1,000
Duration Annual.
Number of Awards Up to 10.
To Apply Applicants must complete the online application and submit along with a personal statement, financial need documentation, two letters of recommendation, and transcripts of grades (official or unofficial).
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