Awards are based on a combination of academic merit and financial need. Applicants who do not provide current and complete transcripts and financial information documentation, will be disqualified. Please contact the scholarship coordinator if you have any questions about your documentation before the application deadline. Applicants can apply for up to two (2) NCJWLA scholarships and reapply every year. Any applicant that submits more than two applications will not be considered for any of NCJWLA scholarship. Once the online application is started, it can be saved and completed from a computer or mobile device.
Funding is made available during the recipients following school term and sent directly to the educational institutions. Applicants must live and attend school in the Greater Los Angeles area, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura Counties (With the exception of specific scholarships for UNLV students). All applicants must be currently enrolled in school or admitted to school in order to apply for any scholarship. Students who are completing their degree during the current term are not eligible to apply. Applicants must identify as LGBTQ+ and be enrolled full-time in an accredited institution. Must live and attend school in the Greater Los Angeles area, including Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernandino and Ventura Counties or at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Please submit a personal statement, two letters of recommendation, unofficial current and complete transcripts, enrollment verification for current school, resume and financial information documentation including but not limited to; FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) or CA Dream Act for applicable students and/or tax return information. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.