Qualifications for Scholarship Eligibility:
Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Southern region states (Alabama, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, or Tennessee).
Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.
Your category depends on what your status will be during the next school year, as follows:
High School Juniors - Scholarships awarded based on achievement (not based on financial need).
High School Seniors with plans to attend college in the next school year - The chosen college must be within the Southern region. You must include a copy of your acceptance letter.
College Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors - The school you are attending must be within the Southern region.
College Seniors - You must be planning to attend a graduate or professional school in the Southern region during the next school year. You must submit a letter of acceptance from the graduate or professional school.
Graduate Students - You must be continuing your studies in the next school year at a school within the Southern region.
Current non-students are eligible if they can provide documentation (acceptance letters, signed commitment letters, or other documents showing commitment to attend) indicating they will be a full time student in one of the above categories in the next school year.
Students who reside, or will reside, in the US during the next school year, whether US citizens or foreign nationals, are all welcome to apply.
Year of Need: High school senior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, Not Currently Enrolled/Non-Traditional Student,
Type: Needs Based
Num Awards: Varies
Min Award: 500
Max Award: 5,000
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
14759 Kellywood Lane
Houston, TX 77079