Founding Mother Scholarship
The scholarship is established in honor of the Chican@/Latin@ women who founded TRENZA. The scholarship rewards those who, like TRENZAs founding mothers, encountered a difficult challenge but continued to succeed in their personal and academic endeavors.
- 2 awards
- March 2024
- Scholarship Website
- Age/Grade Level:Must be graduating Chican@/Latin@ high school seniors pursuing higher education
- Minimum GPA:3.0
- Financial Need:Not Mentioned
- School:Must be attending a California High School
- College:Plan to attend a two-year, four-year, or technical college in the Fall of 2016 (scholarship will be awarded upon proof of recipients enrollment)
- Ethnicity:Identifies as a Chican@/ Latin@
- Resume/Activity List:Required
- Essay:Your essay should be no more than 3 pages in length using 12-point font and double-spaced answering following prompt: Describe any difficult or special circumstances you faced as you were growing up and/or describe any specific family responsibilities that you have had. How did this experience affect your academic and personal development? How did this experience give you a unique background or perspective?
- Name: Veronica Abad
- Email: [email protected]