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Also-Known-As Adoptee Excellence Scholarship

$1,000

April 15, 2020

Awards Available: 1

  • Scholarship Description
  • Also-Known-As is establishing a scholarship program to acknowledge and celebrate the accomplishments of young dynamic adoptees attending college in the coming academic year. The Also-Known-As Adoptee Excellence Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for an outstanding graduating high school senior or undergraduate student who was adopted to the United States from another country. The Adoptee Excellence Scholarship is open to international adoptees who demonstrate the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and good citizenship. International adoptees are invited to apply if they were adopted to the U.S. from another country; age 25 or under as of the application deadline; and plan to enroll full-time in an undergraduate degree program at an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States this coming year. Financial need is not considered. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Also-Known-As, Inc.
  • P.O. Box 6037 FDR Station
  • New York , NY 10150
  • scholarship@alsoknownas.org
  • 888-467-2183

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