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.
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