Qualifications for Scholarship Eligibility
A) Must be of Korean heritage (i.e., have a Korean parent, grandparent, or great-grandparent, or be adopted from Korea).
B) Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Southwestern region states (Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, and Texas) during the 2020–2021 school year
C) Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
D) Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.
Your category depends on what your status will be during the 2020–2021 school year, as follows:
A) High School Juniors and Seniors
Scholarships awarded based on achievement (not based on financial need).
B) High School Seniors with plans to attend college in 2020–2021 school year
The chosen college must be within the Southwestern region. You must include a copy of your acceptance letter.
C) College Freshmen, Sophomores & Juniors
The school you are attending must be within the Southwestern region.
D) College Seniors
You must be planning to attend a graduate or professional school in the Southwestern region during the 2020–2021 school year. You must submit a letter of acceptance from the graduate or professional school.
E) Graduate Students
You must be continuing your studies in the 2020–2021 school year at a school within the Southwestern region.