VACGD Scholarship

Application due date: April 30th, 2019
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PURPOSE: The Vietnamese American Community of Greater Dallas (VACGD) Scholarship was re-established in 2018. The mission of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to high school seniors of Vietnamese descendant who plan to enroll full-time at an accredited US College and University. Scholarships will be awarded based on academic performance, low-income & high-performing student, and participation in community services. This scholarship is a one-time award of $500-$2000. Applications are due in April 30th.

To be eligible, applicants must:

  • Be Vietnamese Descendant
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and a legal resident of North Texas.
  • Hold a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a two or four-year accredited academic institution
  • Applicants must complete and submit a Scholarship Application postmarked by April 30th, 2019

Applicants must provide:

  • Completed application form.
  • Official high school transcript in a sealed envelope from the institution.
  • Two letters of recommendation.
  • Proof of acceptance at an academic, vocational or technical school for post-secondary studies.
  • Proof of family’s income (Optional)

Timeline:

  • Applications are due April 30th, 2019  
  • Applicants will be notified of their finalist status in May and acceptance in July.

Submit application to:

VACGD – Scholarship Program
3221 Belt Line Road
Garland, TX 75044

Contact VACGD anytime with questions: 

Email: vacofdallas@gmail.com
Phone: (972) 666-1168