2021 Golden Door Scholars: Open to Undocumented Students

Golden Door Scholars launched in 2013 to support undocumented students’ economic mobility. Each year, Golden Door Scholars awards scholarships to undocumented students pursuing a college education. Each award covers tuition, as well as room & board fees for up to 4 years. Golden Door Scholars also receive mentorship, internship opportunities, and job search support.

Here are the eligibility requirements:

  • “Applicants must have DACA, TPS or be undocumented, meaning currently not have lawful status in the US. You can find more details about eligibility here

  • Applicants must not be eligible for in-state tuition or federal funding

  • High GPA

  • Taking advanced or challenging high school classes

  • Driven to excel and help others succeed

  • Has held leadership positions or is involved in the community

  • Actively applying for a variety of scholarships”

The extended deadline to apply is October 10, 2021 at 11:59pm EST

For more information and to apply, check out their official website: Golden Door Scholars

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


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