2016 BECA Foundation Scholarships: Open to undocumented students in San Diego, CA


The BECA Foundation is offering three scholarship opportunities (ranging between $500 to $1,000).  Here are the eligibility requirements for each one:

General Scholarship:

  • Applicants must be graduating high school students in San Diego county who will begin college in the fall

Alice Newell Joslyn Medical Fund:

  • Applicants must be entering the Medical/Health Care profession i.e.; dental/medical assistant, nursing, physical therapist, or seeking their Bachelor of Science, Master’s or Doctorate in the health field.
  • Be living or attending a high school or college in San Diego County at the time of application.

LAFS- California State University, San Marcos:

  • Applicants must be CSUSM Latino students
  • Must be enrolled in at least 6 or more units
  • Must be enrolled in the Spring semester of the application period and the Fall semester of the award period
  • Must be in good academic standing at CSUSM (2.0 GPA)
  • Graduate students: must be in an approved post-bachelors program

The deadline to apply is April 1, 2016

For more information, and to apply, please visit their official website: “2016 BECA Foundation Scholarships


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