Funding Opportunity: Phil and Friends American Dream Foundation Scholarship Fund (Deadline: 01/07/16)

Phil and Friends American Dream Foundation Scholarship Fund

Complete information is available at http://expd.washington.edu/scholarships/search/search-results.html?page_stub=PYFADF and http://pfadf.org/.

Phillip Yin and Friends American Dream Foundation (PYFADF) was founded on the belief that every student should have the opportunity to fulfill their educational goals. Phillip Yin, an alumni of the University of Washington, is the Business Anchor for the daily business show, Global Business America at CCTV America in Washington D.C.  He started the Foundation to help motivated students by sharing a part of their financial burden associated with going to a university.

Brief Program Information:
Eligible students must be current undergraduate students at UW, with a preference for students in their first year of study, either as freshmen or transfer students.  They should be able to demonstrate their passion and purpose, civic engagement and leadership, and possess strong communication skills.  Lastly, they should be able to provide a compelling story told in both an essay and video describing why the American dream is important to them.

Ten selected students will receive $1,000.  This scholarship is not renewable.

DEADLINE to apply: Jan. 7, 2016

UW Online Application: https://expo.uw.edu/expo/apply/390

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