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Golden Door Scholars recipients who attend partner schools will receive funding to cover tuition (less other scholarships and small family contributions), room and board for a four-year degree. (Scholarship recipients who choose to attend non-partner schools will be funded on a case-by-case basis.) Golden Door Scholars will also have access to mentors, assistance in pursuing internships and other career-building opportunities. Please review the important information below prior to submitting your Golden Door Scholars application.

  • Applications received after midnight EST on Tuesday, 10/27/15 will not be considered.
  • Applicants must be eligible for DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) or TPS (Temporary Protected Status)
  • Applicants should be high performers with strong academic records.
  • Applicants from states where DACA students must pay out-of-state tuition at public universities and community colleges will be given strong preference.
  • The Golden Door scholarship is highly competitive; the selective process will give preference to students interested in careers in technology-led industries/roles.
  • Applicants are encouraged to explore and apply for other scholarships in addition to Golden Door Scholars.
  • Click here for the answers to other important FAQs.
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DACA/TPS Eligibility
My DACA application has been approved.
I have applied for DACA but my application has not yet been approved.
I am eligible for DACA but I have not applied yet.
I have Temporary Protected Status (TPS).
I am NOT eligible for DACA or TPS.

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