Silicon Valley Alumnae Chapter 2019 Scholarship Program

for Graduating High School Seniors & K12 Educators

The Silicon Valley Alumnae Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. is providing four scholarships to those interested in progressing their education and the education of others. The Silicon Valley Alumnae Chapter 2019 Scholarship Program includes:

 

  • Two $1000 awards for San Francisco Bay Area graduating high school seniors, who are college bound in Fall 2019.

  • Two $300 awards for public school educators in the SF Bay Area who have a specific vision for supporting their students.

Scholarship applications will be available in November 2019 for the 2020 Scholarship Program. Please complete the online application below and review your answers before submitting. Awardees will be notified in early April via email and/or phone. If you have any questions, please email SiliconValleySGRho@gmail.com. Good luck in every phase of your education!

Items needed before starting the online application (upload to complete full application):

  • HS Seniors will need to upload a copy of their latest school transcript and at least one letter of recommendation.

  • K12 Educators are suggested to upload a current resume/CV (although not required to submit application).

Please be prepared to provide the following information on the application including:

HS Seniors: current school, overall GPA, colleges/universities you have been accepted to, college major/field of study interest, future personal/career aspirations, any honors, awards, community service, volunteering and/or extracurricular activities.

 

K12 Educators: current school, grade level(s)  and subjects you teach, number of years as an educator, describe the needs of your student population, describe any social justice you incorporate in the classroom, how you will use the scholarship award, and a personal bio/statement about what led you to become an educator.