The application CANNOT be saved and reloaded later. We recommend that you have ready all the documents scanned and saved in PDF format only. 

Scan and store the following documents: 

- Official Transcript with 9-12 weighted GPA (MANDATORY).
- Proof of address (MANDATORY if your high school, college or university IS NOT within the 25 eligible counties).
Scanned documents must be in PDF format, they can be created with a scanner (e.g. from the school library or computer center, office supply store, internet cafe, etc). 

Write your ESSAY (350 words for High School JUNIORS) in a word processor program such as Word or Notepad, to copy-paste into section IV. The ESSAY should describe your personal situation, the reasons you are pursuing higher education, and the ways in which you plan to use your education for the benefit of your community. 

Before submitting your application, review all information entered. Once submitted, there will be NO opportunity to correct the application.

Incomplete applications will NOT be accepeted and will be automatically declined.

For any questions, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The estimated time to complete the application is 30 minutes.

 

Start applying now / Comience su solicitud ahora (por editar)

The application cannot be saved and reloaded later. We recommend that you have ready all the documents scanned and saved in PDF format only. 

Scan and store the following documents: 

- Official Transcript with overall/accumulative/weighted GPA (MANDATORY).
- Letter of acceptance to a COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY (if you are a SENIOR student).
- Proof of address (MANDATORY if your high school, college or university IS NOT within the 25 eligible counties).
Scanned documents must be in PDF format, they can be created with a scanner (e.g. from the school library or computer center, office supply store, internet cafe, etc). 

Write your ESSAY (500 words for seniors/college/university students and high school seniors) in a word processor program such as Word or Notepad, to copy-paste into section IV. The ESSAY should describe your personal situation, the reasons you are pursuing higher education, and the ways in which you plan to use your education for the benefit of your community. Remember that if you were granted with a Cien Amigos - IME Becas scholarship of previous years you must describe what have you done with the money prize and how it has helped you. 

Before submitting your application, review all information entered. Once submitted, there will be NO opportunity to correct the application.

Incomplete applications will NOT be accepted and will be automatically declined.

If awarded with the Cien Amigos-IME scholarship, you must bring proof of enrollment at a College/University to the awards ceremony. If you are a high school senior, you must bring proof of acceptance to a College/University.

 

For any questions, please email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The estimated time to complete the application is 30 minutes.

 

Start applying now / Comience su solicitud ahora (por editar)


The Cien Amigos-IME Scholarship Fund will award one-time scholarships of $1,000 dollars each to individuals for enrollment in Fall Semester 2018. In order to be eligible to apply for a College Scholarship you must:

1. Be a College/University undergraduate student or a High School senior with a College/University letter of acceptance.

2. Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher (weighted/cumulative).

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

· Applicant must be studying in Universities/Colleges within eligible counties.
· University/College must be located within eligible counties.
· Applicant’s parents must live within eligible counties.

4. Provide a copy of the following required documents:

a) For undergraduate students: Official College/University transcript or enrollment verification letter with cumulative GPA stated. For High School (HS) senior: HS transcript with weighted GPA stated.

b) For HS seniors: official documentation of acceptance to a higher education institution.

c) For undergraduate students and HS seniors: documentation that proves compliance with the proof of address requirement, in the case that a) or b) are out the eligible counties.

d) For undergraduate students and HS seniors: 500-word-maximum essay describing your personal situation, the reasons you are pursuing higher education, and the ways in which you plan to use your education for the benefit of your community. If you were awarded a Cien Amigos - IME Becas scholarship previously, please describe how you utilized the scholarship and how it has helped you achieve your educational goals.

* ELIGIBLE COUNTIES - Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Mono, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquín, Shasta, Sierra, 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

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

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It is strongly recommended that before you apply for a Cien Amigos - IME Becas scholarship you read carefully the terms and eligibility requirements either for College / University or High School Scholarships. Get your documents ready and start applying on December 1st, 2017.

 


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