First in the Family Humanist Scholarship

$1,000

June 10, 2020

Awards Available: 4

  • Scholarship Description
  • Four (4) $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to graduating LAUSD (Los Angeles Unified School District ONLY) seniors who will be the first in their immediate families to go to college. Preference will be given to students who are (or have been) in foster care, homeless, undocumented students and/or LGBTQ, or system-involved. A two to three paragraph essay must accompany the application (between 400-700 words) on the following topic: Humanism is based on the belief that every human being should be treated equally regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, class, and disability status. What issue(s) are you passionate about addressing in your community and how might Humanism make a positive difference in creating social change? For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 3101 W. 79th Street
  • Los Angeles, CA 90043
  • blackskeptics@gmail.com
  • fax: 323-482-1595

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Arlet Martinez  on 1/25/2020 12:20:56 PM

I am really exited to apply

Vecki Sales  on 1/24/2020 12:01:55 PM

Hello, I am really excited to apply for this scholarship opportunity

Brandon Marquez  on 1/23/2020 11:17:09 PM

I am extremely lucky to be able to apply for a scholarship for the first time. Thank you for the opportunity and for making some of us feel special in a good way for now.

Andrea Ramirez  on 1/10/2020 11:59:52 AM

I am really excited to apply

jack e  on 8/4/2018 1:54:21 PM

Hi, do you know how many people usually apply for this scholarship?

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