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Lyly Koenig Mendez Memorial Artistic Scholarship


May 31, 2021

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  • Scholarship Description
  • The Lyly Koenig Mendez Memorial Artistic Scholarship provides financial assistance and promotion of Asian American college students pursuing a major in fashion and/or graphic design.
    Awards: $1,000.00 to be applied towards school tuition and fees
    **Please note that funds will be disbursed directly to the educational institution in the student’s name.
    General Eligibility Requirements:
    • Must be of at least 25% Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity
    • Must be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the U.S.
    • Must be either a high school senior or a college student currently enrolled full-time at an accredited U.S. vocational, junior college, or four-year college/university and must be a full- time, associate/bachelor/master degree-seeking student by the upcoming academic calendar year and pursuing a major in fashion or graphic design.
    • Have demonstrated leadership abilities through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities
    • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (unweighted)
    • Family of the ATG Board members are ineligible
    Selection Criteria: Selection is based on a rating system judged in five major categories. The candidate with the highest combined cumulative points will receive the scholarship. These categories are:
    • Quality of content submission (essay, artistic portfolio)
    • Academic performance
    • Leadership/community service experience and contribution
    • Letters of recommendation
    • Phone/in-person committee interview
    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
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  • outreach@againstthegrainproductions.com
  • outreach@againstthegrainproductions.com

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