This is a competitive scholarship, and applicants are evaluated according to academic ability, social awareness, and appreciation of the labor movement. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is recommended. These one-time awards are for study beginning in the Fall Term. Students may re-apply each year.
The UNAC/UHCP Delima MacDonald Community Scholarship Program is an ongoing program of scholarships available to students seeking health care professional degrees at an accredited institution located in Southern California. Ten scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded to the winners selected from applicants who meet the eligibility requirements and submit complete applications.
To be eligible for a scholarship the student must:
A) Have graduated from high school or be a graduating high school senior who is seeking to become a health care professional;
B) Be enrolled or enrolling for the upcoming Fall Term in a health care professional degree program at an accredited college, university, trade or technical school; and
C) Be available to attend an awards banquet on Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 7pm in San Diego, if selected as a scholarship recipient.
The scholarship may be used for study in a health care field only.