Pasadena Community Foundation Support for Veterans Scholarship

Purpose: To provide financial support to US Military combat veterans who are pursuing postsecondary education and a degree.

Criteria:

  • Merit based scholarship for a combat veteran who has been deployed in a combat zone on active duty for at least six (6) months, having served in any branch of the US military, Regular, Reserves or National Guard who were called up to active duty and who received an Honorable Discharge upon separation.
  • Student must be enrolled full time at Pasadena City College, be pursuing a degree, demonstrate resilience and determination to further their education and career advancement, and show strong academic promise (GPA of 3.0 or higher).

Award
$1000
Deadline
10/08/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please share some specifics about your deployment:
    • How were you enlisted?
    • Where did you enlist?
  2. Write a short statement on how your combat experience has supported your desire to further your education and career advancement?