Maria E. Yuchengco Memorial Journalism Scholarship

  • Scholarship Intent: This scholarship was established to support students of Filipino heritage pursuing careers in journalism.
  • Criteria:
    1) Must major in and have a desire to pursue a career in journalism.
    2) Must be at least 50% Filipino and be a San Francisco Bay Area resident.
    3) Must submit two letters of recommendation at least one of which is from a current teacher or professor.
    4) Selections based on academic achievement, potential to succeed, financial need, involvement/interest in serving the Filipino community.
  • Major: Single: Journalism,
  • Class Level: HS Seniors; Undergrad: Any; Grad: N/A
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: N/A
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Yes
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: 3.0; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: N/A
  • Contact Person: Maria Elena Yuchengco Memorial Journalism Scholarship
  • Contact Person title: Asian Pacific Fund
  • Street Address: 465 California Street, Suite 809 San Francisco, California 94104
  • Phone Number: (415)395-9985
  • Extension:
  • Email:
  • Number of Awards: 1-3

Up to $3,000