• Consistent, active participation in public and/or community service activities
• Demonstrated financial need
• Strong writing skills
• Full-time enrollment in an accredited community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program during the period for which scholarship is requested
• Applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, asylees, or individuals who are lawfully authorized to work full-time without restriction for any U.S. employer and who, at the time of application, possess lawful evidence of employment authorization.
NOTE: Individuals who are seeking consideration under the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival” (DACA) policy must possess an Employment Authorization Document at the time of application