The Tang Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • https://sites.google.com/site/tangscholarship/
  • Contact
  • Edward Tang
  • Address
  • P. O. Box 6961
  • San Carlos, CA 94070-6961
  • Email Address
  • ecmt@yahoo.com
  • Application Deadline
  • April 30, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $15,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • This scholarship is to help LGBT youth proudly achieve educational pursuits and dreams without shame. This scholarship awards up to four outstanding students annually, awarded up to four years. These scholarships are renewable for a maximum of three more years (a total of four years) provided each student annually meets the renewal requirements.

    Each applicant must meet all of the following eligibility requirements:
    -Self-identified as Asian/Pacific Islander and gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender; (at least 25% API ancestry); and involved in the GLBT community
    -Graduate from a high school in one of the nine Bay Area counties; Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara County, Napa, Sonoma or Solano
    -Scholarship will be awarded for full-time (minimum 12 units for all semesters/quarters) enrollment in an accredited two, four-year university or graduate school (college, university, community college, or vocational school)
    -United States citizen or legal resident
    -Demonstrated financial hardship
    -Demonstrated academic promise
    -Minimum unweighted 3.0 GPA for all schools attended or currently attending
    -Be between the age of 17 and 25 on by the deadline

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

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