The Cien Amigos-IME Scholarship Fund will award one-time grants of $300 dollars each, for students enrolled in the 11th grade in a California High School. In order to be eligible to apply for a High School Grant you must:

1. Be a High School JUNIOR student who requires financial support to submit College applications, buy SAT materials, pay College Board enrollments or take preparatory courses to enter College.

2. Have a High School Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher (weighted).

3. Comply with the proof of address requirement, within the Northern California eligible counties*, based on one of the following:

· Applicant must live/study within eligible counties.
· High School must be located within eligible counties.
· Applicant’s parents must live within eligible counties.

4. Provide the following required documents

a) Transcript document or enrollment verification letter with weighted GPA stated and the address of the high school.

b) Document that proves compliance with the proof of address requirement, in the case that a) is out the eligible counties.

c) A 350-word-maximum essay describing your personal situation (family, community, school), and how it relates to your educational plans for the future. 

* ELIGIBLE COUNTIES - Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquín, Shasta, Sierra, Sonoma, Siskiyou, Stanislaus, Solano, Sutter, Tehama, Tuolumne, Yolo and Yuba.

 

I confirm that I meet all eligibility requirements

Confirmo que cumplo con todos los requisitos de elegibilidad