Schwartz Scholarship Fund

  • Website Address
  • http://www.schwartzscholarshipfund.org/Scholarship...
  • Contact
  • info@schwartzscholarshipfund.org
  • Address
  • P.O. Box 55512
  • Valencia, CA 91385
  • Email Address
  • info@schwartzscholarshipfund.org
  • Application Deadline
  • January 31, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • Founded in 2012 by independent college counselor Robert Schwartz, the Schwartz Scholarship Fund (SSF) aims to assist academically-inclined students with a specific vision and goal for the future. The maximum annual family income to qualify for the SSF scholarships is $150,000 in the given tax year of the application (tax forms will not be required to apply, only an estimate, but updated federal tax information may be requested to verify a winner's official status).

    Eligibility:
    -Students must be legal California residents
    -Students must possess a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
    -Students must be enrolled in an accredited CA high school
    -Students must be in their junior or senior year

    An application, with a 500-word essay, is required for scholarship entry. Applications may be submitted between September 1st and January 31st each year and awards will be distributed to winners after April 1st or upon graduation from high school.

    Factors involved in the award decision include unweighted GPA (9th-11th grades, including all subjects), difficulty of curriculum, a 500-word essay, the student's application information, financial need (as determined by the Board) and SAT or ACT scores (recommended, but not required).

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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