Region: National
High School: No High School Affiliation
Deadline: May 18th, 2016
Amount: $1,000


Tzu Chi Scholars is a scholarship program funded by Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation USA to recognize and provide financial assistance to outstanding college-bound high school graduates. Tzu Chi Scholars are selected on the basis of their financial need, academic achievement, and community involvement. Each Scholar will receive an award of US$1,000. A small number of Scholars may be further recognized for a four-year total scholarship award of up to US$4,000 if certain eligibility requirements and criteria are met.

On you application package, please indicate Attn: Tzu Chi Scholars Program. Please send (postal mail, email, or fax) your application package to Tzu Chi Foundation’s Regional Office in your area.

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The applicant shall meet the following conditions:
-Demonstrates financial need for college tuition
-Is a U.S. high school graduating senior or equivalent
-Has a minimum 3.0 GPA
-Will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time
  • Address 1: Midwest Region Office
  • Address 2: 1430 Plainfield Rd.
  • City: Darien
  • State: IL
  • Zip: 60561
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