Tang Scholarship, The

  • Scholarship Intent: To provide financial assistance to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender Asian and Pacific Islanders for post-secondary education.
  • Criteria:
    1) Self-identified as Asian/Pacific Islander and gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender; (at least 25% API ancestry); and involved in the GLBT community.
    2) Graduate from a high school in one of the nine Bay Area counties; Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara County, Napa, Sonoma or Solano.
    3) Demonstrated financial hardship.
    4) Demonstrated academic promise.
    5) Be between the age of 17 and 25 on April 30, 2017
  • Major: Any
  • Class Level: Undergrad: Any; Grad: Any
  • Enrollment Status: Entering and Continuing
  • Enrollment Requirement: Undergrad: FULL-TIME; Grad: FULL-TIME
  • Financial Need as determined by the FAFSA and/or CA Dream App: Not a Requirement
  • Citizenship: US Citizen/Perm Res
  • GPA: HS GPA: N/A; Undergrad GPA: 3.0; Grad GPA: 3.0
  • Contact Person: Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Contact Person title: Edward Tang
  • Street Address: PO Box 6961 San Carlos, CA 94070-6961
  • Phone Number: (650)450-5400
  • Extension:
  • Email: ecmt@yahoo.com
  • Number of Awards: Up to 4
  • Deadline: April 30, 2019

Up to $60,000 (paid over four years, provided renewal eligibility requirements are met)