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Our Scholarship Recipients
Sandra Avalos
Claudia Chavez
Demetria Hargrove
Hendix Ihezie
Maria Okugo
Jazmin Perez
Haris Sheikh
Izamar Villa-Salinas
Our Selection Criteria

Due to IRS regulations, only 25% of all eligible applicants may receive scholarships. Therefore, the selection of recipients is at the sole discretion of an independent selection committee chosen by College First Foundation, administrator for the Program. Consideration is given to:

  • Financial need
  • Leadership characteristics
  • Career/education aspirations and goals
  • School and community participation
  • Work experience
  • Recommendation of a teacher or other reference
  • Past academic performance
  • Personal statements

Recipients will be selected without regard to race, creed, sex, religion or national origin.