According to their website, “Tzu Chi USA Scholars is a scholarship program funded by Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation to recognize and provide financial assistance to outstanding college-bound high school graduates and continuing undergraduate students in selected areas of the United States. Tzu Chi USA Scholars are selected on the basis of their financial need, academic achievement, and community involvement.”
Eligibility requirements for the Tzu Chi Scholarship:
- Applicant demonstrates financial need for college tuition and related expenses.
- Applicant is a U.S. high school graduating senior or equivalent.
- Applicant has a minimum 3.0 GPA.
- Applicant will enroll in an accredited U.S. college full-time for the academic year 2019-2020.
How much is the Tzu Chi Scholarship worth?
These renewable scholarships are worth $1,000!
When is the Tzu Chi Scholarship application due?
The deadline to apply is March 1, 2019 (mailed in documents must be postmarked by the submission deadline).
Best of luck to all who apply!