Golden Door awards large scholarships to high performing students with DACA, TPS, or undocumented students who meet the newly expanded eligibility criteria. Strong preference will be given to applicants who have high financial need and are interested in pursuing one of the following career paths: software engineering, nursing, data analytics, business analytics, and digital marketing. Popular majors that align with these career paths include math, statistics, economics, computer science, data science, etc.
Applicants must have DACA, TPS or be undocumented, meaning currently not have lawful status in the US with a minimum 3.0 GPA and must be able to demonstrate significant financial need. Applicants should be taking advanced or challenging high school classes, be driven to excel and help others succeed, have held leadership positions or is involved in the community and be actively applying for a variety of scholarships. Applications run from the beginning of August until the due date.