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Families of Freedom Scholarship

Deadline: Application is required each year

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be dependent children, spouses, domestic partners, including airplane crew and passengers who were killed or are permanently disabled due to the terrorist attacks on 9/11.
  • Also World Trade Center and Pentagon workers and visitors, relief workers, including firefighters, emergency medical personnel, and law enforcement personnel who were involved in the rescue efforts who were killed or are permanently disabled as a direct result of the terrorist attacks in the United States on Tuesday, September 11, 2001
  • Applicants may be currently enrolled or planning to enroll in a course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States by age 24.

Address:

Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund
Scholarship America
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082

Phone: 1-877-862-0136 (toll free)

Email: info@familiesoffreedom.org

Website: http://www.familiesoffreedom.org/apply/

Award: $1000+

Federated States of Micronesia

Primary purpose: To encourage FSM citizens to pursue a post-high school education

Deadline: By July 1st

Eligibility:

  • Any FSM citizen is eligible to apply, provided he/she will be, at the time of award, a high school graduate (or GED recipient) enrolled and attending, or accepted to attend, an accredited institution of higher education in the upcoming school year or semester.
  • Scholarship funding is available for both undergraduates and grad-students.
  • Applicant must be full time in order to be awarded with the scholarship (Full time load is as follows).
    • At least 6 credits per semester for doctorate degree
    • At least 9 credits per semester for masters degree
    • At least 3 credits per trimester for online graduates
    • At least 12 credits per semester for undergraduates
  • Applicant must maintain a grade point average of at least 2.5 for undergraduates and 3.00 for graduates/post-graduates each semester.
    • Prior to receiving the funding, applicants are required to send official transcripts to the address stated below.

Address:

Post Secondary Administrator
Division of Basic Education & Accreditation
Department of Education
P.O Box PS87
Palikir, Pohnpei 96941

Application Form: Download the F.S.M application form (PDF).

Updated On: 12-08-2014

Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaiʻi Foundation Scholarships

Deadline: February 15, 2017

Eligibility: Applicant must be a Hawaiʻi resident

  • Applicant must be a high school senior graduating high school grade point average of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Applicant must be accepted to a four year college or university
  • Applicant must complete the application and provide all required documents by the stated deadline. The Scholarship Judges reserve the right to request supplemental materials from any applicant.

Address:

94-412 Maikoiko Street
Waipahu, HI 96797

Phone: (808) 445-4307

Email: filipinochamberhi@gmail.com

Address:

Filipino Chamber of Commerce of Hawaiʻi Foundation Scholarship Committee,
1523 Lehia Street
Honolulu, HI 96818

or Contact Lynne Gutierrez (808) 728-1700 or Sam Acosta (808) 306-1428

Filipino Women’s League Community Scholarship Program

Deadline: February 25

Eligibility:

  • Filipino ancestry, resident of Hawaiʻi
  • current high school seniors, GPA of 3.5 or higher
  • who plan to study at an institution of higher learning within the State of Hawaii, for the first time on a full-time basis.

Address: PO Box 419, Pearl City, HI 96782

Website: http://filipinowomensleague.org/scholarships/

Fleet Reserve Association Scholarship Program

Deadline: April 15 each year

Eligibility: varies between different scholarships

Address:

FRA National Headquarters
125 N. West St.
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: (703) 683-1400

Email: fra@fra.org

Website: www.fra.org

Award: Varies depending on scholarship

Foundation for Global Scholars

Deadline: see application for details

Eligibility:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen
  • Enrolled in a U.S. college or university where transfer credit from an academic program abroad will be applied to your U.S. degree being earned.
  • Enrolled in a U.S. undergraduate, graduate, or professional degree program
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5/4.0
  • Have a full up-to-date transcript that can be provided as a PDF file and explicitly lists the following:
    • The name of the college or university
    • Full name (First and last names)
    • Cumulative GPA
  • Studying abroad in the host country for a minimum of 4 weeks/28 days

Website: https://fgscholars.org/apply/

Fredrick K.T. Tom Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: March 1st

Eligibility:

  • Full time College of Agriculture student
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • 2.5 GPA
  • Demonstrate ability to apply agricultural studies to future career.

Address:

Financial Aid Office,
University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo,
200 W. Kawili Street,
Hilo HI 96720

Website: hilo.hawaii.edu/financialaid/

Freeman- ASIA Scholarship (Study Abroad)

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Deadline: Applications will open in January, deadline not specified

Eligibility:

  • Must be U.S citizen or permanent resident
  • Must receive FAFSA
  • Must be an undergraduate student with a GPA of 2.8 pursuing his first bachelor's degree at a accredited school
  • Must have been accepted to study abroad in Asia
  • Must not be a previous Freeman-ASIA award recipient

Website: iie.org/Programs/Freeman-ASIA


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