Kamalayan Kollective

Pinay Aspirations Scholarship

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The Pinay Aspire Scholarship was established in 2006 to support and promote the advancement of Bay Area Filipinas through education and mentoring. Since it’s inception, Pinay Aspirations has received applications from Filipina high school students in and beyond the San Francisco Bay Area. We have awarded scholarships to inspiring young Filipinas who have demonstrated fortitude and are well-grounded within their community.

Scholarship Recipient:
The Pinay Aspire Scholarship recipient will be a young woman who:

  • Is a high school student of Filipino descent and will attend college the following academic year
  • Demonstrated personal, community and/or academic success
  • Experienced personal hardship(s)
  • Takes pride in their Philippine heritage

Scholarship Award:
Each recipient of the Pinay Aspire Scholarship will receive from Pinay aspirations:

  • A $1000.00 scholarship
  • A mentor for one (1) year

2010 Scholarship Schedule

  • Application Deadline: February 27, 2010
  • Interview Period: May 2010
  • Scholarship Recipient Announcement: June 2010

See http://www.pinayaspirations.org/ for more info


Written by thekamalayankollective

February 20, 2010 at 6:46 pm

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