Helen Gee Chin Scholarship Foundation
Helen Gee Chin, wife of Master Calvin Chin, was the administrator at CCMAA for 15 years and a proponent of preserving the history and promoting the practice of traditional Chinese martial arts. The Helen Gee Chin Scholarship Foundation is a tribute to her life’s passion.
The Foundation offers college scholarships to encourage academic achievement and motivate individuals to become serious students of the Chinese martial arts. The scholarship is open to students who plan to enroll full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited U.S. four-year college or university and meet the minimum eligibility requirements:
- U.S. citizenship
- 5 or more years of study in Chinese Martial Arts (Kung Fu, Wu Shu or Tai Chi)
- “B” average grade or better.
Scholarship recipients are selected based on criteria such as martial arts study and achievement, academic achievement, a written essay, and participation and leadership in community and school activities. Further details about eligibility and the selection process can be found on the scholarship application which can be downloaded from the website.