Lapiz Family Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • Contact
  • Asian Pacific Fund
  • Address
  • Asian Pacific Fund
  • 465 California Street, Suite 809
  • Email Address
  • Application Deadline
  • February 20, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $2,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Members of the Lapiz family established the Lapiz Family Scholarship in honor of their farm-worker parents, Apolonio and Arcadia Lapiz, and to support students with farm-working backgrounds pursuing a college education at the University of California. The Lapiz Family Scholarship will award one $2,000 scholarship.

    - Number of awards: 1
    - Amount: $2,000
    - Renewable, amount to be determined
    - Established in honor of Apolonio and Arcadia Lapiz, who were farm workers

    Eligibility Criteria:
    - Grade level: Incoming freshman or current, full-time undergraduate at a campus of the University of California in the upcoming school year
    - Preference given to UC Davis & UC Santa Cruz
    - Farm worker or child of a farm or migrant worker
    - Any ethnic heritage
    - Minimum cumulative GPA: 3.0
    - Financial need
    - Status: U.S. citizenship or permanent residency

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