APPLY FOR PACIFIC ACADEMY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarship Announcement

The $5,000 Talent Scholarship of Pacific Academy Foundation is designed to support youth development in arts, sports and academics. To be qualified for the scholarship, the recipients must be dedicated to mastering a special talent and have a strong desire for achievement in academics. In 2020, Pacific Academy Foundation awarded two $5,000 scholarships to well-deserved young talents: José Luis Alvaray and Rose Zhang. We are proud to announce that the application for 2021 has now opened until March 31st, 2021. In light of the ongoing pandemic, the Pacific Academy Foundation may review the terms and conditions of the scholarship and accommodate the special conditions of the applicants as we make the final decisions. Hence, we welcome all eligible students to apply.

 

Eligibility Guidelines

  • Exhibit talent and/or expertise in one or more of these areas: arts and sports  

  • Have received (at least) one award as a top-three finalist at the state or international level

  • Demonstrate financial need: family lacks the resources to properly assist the student in developing their talent

 

             Income:

 

                   - Family’s income level may not exceed that of 4x the poverty level (according to the state/national poverty level 

                     requirement) and must provide the most recent tax return

  • Must be between 7 and 24 years old

  • Currently enrolls in an educational institute leading to award of an academic degree  

  • There may be a live Audition or Committee Review in early April 2021. We will reach out to qualified candidates for the interview within two weeks after the application deadline.

APPLICATION STEPS

1. Complete and submit the Scholar Application Form with supporting documents before March 31st, 2021, through one of the methods below:

Pacific Academy Foundation

Attn. Scholarship 2021 Committee 

4947 Alton Pkwy, Irvine, CA 92604

2. Complete and submit the Scholar Application Form along with any supporting documents. You may download the form and email to info@pacificacademyfoundation.org, or submit in person.

3. Be Prepared for an Audition or Committee Review in early April 2021. An audition or committee interview will be scheduled within two weeks after the application deadline.

4. Scholarship winners will be announced and contacted in mid April. The winner will receive financial assistance in grants of up to $5,000 per recipient. You will become one of the Pacific Academy Foundation Scholars for the year.

The Pacific Academy Foundation is eager to hear from you! We are dedicated to supporting exceptional students in the development their talents and gathering resources specific to their needs.