SVCF K.C. Kinch Scholarship

$5,000

February 20, 2020

Awards Available: 10

  • Scholarship Description
  • This program was established in 2017 in memory of Kathleen Carol Kinch, through Ms. Kinch’s will. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to cover college educational expenses of students from East Palo Alto, CA. The selection committee looks for academic promise and documented financial need.

    Applicants must be a current graduating senior or graduate of a public or private high school in East Palo Alto who is planning to enroll or currently enrolled in a two- or four-year college or university, or technical school, as a full-time student.
    Must have a cumulative H.S. grade point average of 3.0 – 3.75 on a 4.0 scale as well as demonstrated financial hardship and demonstrated community involvement over a period of several years. Must be a United States citizen or eligible non-citizen (eligible non-citizens include United States legal residents and AB 540 students). For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • scholarships@siliconvalleycf.org
  • 650-450-5487

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