2019 Golden Door Scholars: Scholarship Open to Undocumented Students

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Golden Door Scholars is accepting applications for this year’s scholarship opportunity, which covers the costs of tuition, room and board for a four-year degree. Note: This opportunity is open to undocumented students, with or without DACA/TPS.

Here are the eligibility requirements:

  • “I have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), TPS (Temporary Protected Status), or certify that I meet the following immigration eligibility criteria:

    • Came to the United States before the age of 16

    • Have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2014 up to the present time and have had no lawful status

    • I have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, or three or more other misdemeanors in the categories which would have disqualified me for DACA, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety

  • I am currently in high school or graduated from a United States high school or obtained a GED (General Education Development) certificate from a United States Program

  • I am willing to apply to or attend one of the Golden Door Scholars Partner Schools.

  • I am willing to explore and apply for other scholarships in addition to the Golden Door Scholarship.”

The deadline to apply is September 30, 2019 at 11:59pm EST

For more information and to apply, please visit their official website: Golden Door Scholars

Please note that this position was first posted by Golden Door Scholars. The link to the scholarship posting may not work after the deadline has passed.

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