What Should I Know?
Golden Door Scholars lights the way for Dreamers to invest in their education and to achieve their career goals beyond what they might imagine.
I have DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), TPS (Temporary Protected Status), or certify that I meet the following immigration eligibility criteria:
Came to the United States before the age of 16
Have continuously resided in the United States since November 1, 2014 up to the present time and have had no lawful status
I have not been convicted of a felony, significant misdemeanor, or three or more other misdemeanors in the categories which would have disqualified me for DACA, and do not otherwise pose a threat to national security or public safety
I am currently in high school or graduated from a United States high school or obtained a GED (General Education Development) certificate from a United States Program
I am willing to apply to or attend one of the Golden Door Scholars Partner Schools.
I am willing to explore and apply for other scholarships in addition to the Golden Door Scholarship.