Kao Kalia Yang Scholarship
April 15, 2023
- Scholarship Description
The Robin-Hwajin Yoon Kim Foundation, which supports education, the underprivileged, and positive social impact initiatives, has established the “Kao Kalia Yang Scholarship” to help economically-challenged Hmong American youth fulfill their dreams of obtaining higher education.
Five $5,000 renewable scholarships available for high school seniors planning to attend college as a full-time, degree-seeking student in the Fall. Applicants must be blood descendants of Hmong race or ethnically identified as Hmong American (with citizenship or as a permanent resident), high school seniors who reside in the United States and plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University or Community College as a 1st year student in Fall (if selected, must submit college acceptance letter for verification). Must have a minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 2.0 and a household income at or below the Federal/State/County Low Income Level (must be able to show tax return should applicant be selected for award). Open to all majors. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.