Luso-American Education Foundation General Youth Scholarship $1,000-$4,000
Sponsor: Luso-American Education Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of California and high school students who are of Portuguese descent with a GPA of 3.5 or higher, or who are taking classes in the Portuguese language with a GPA of 3.0 or higher. They must be enrolled in a college, university, trade or business school and have taken the SAT or ACT. Two letters of recommendation are required.
How to apply: Applications are available by phone, fax, mail or email.
Eligibility: Applicants must be Lowell High School graduates who will pursue study at a two-year or four-year college, with preference to students of Portuguese descent, defined as having direct relatives that have come from the Portuguese mainland or its two island areas, Madeira and the Azores.