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The College First Generation Scholarships

Scholarship information

First-generation college students enrolled in undergraduate degree programs in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences may apply for over $10,000 in scholarships. First generation scholarship applications are available each fall and scholarships are awarded and distributed for the fall and spring semesters.

Amount: 
Varies
Criteria
Minimum GPA: 
2.50
FAFSA Required: 
Yes
Must Demonstrate Need: 
Yes
Residency: 
Resident
Non-Resident
Enrollment status: 
Full-time
Academic level: 
Incoming first-year student
Incoming transfer (undergraduate)
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
Location: 
Tempe
College: 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, The College of
Additional criteria: 

There are several different scholarships with varied application criteria.

Only one application is required for all scholarships.

Students will be considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible. Please note: the Al and Viola Madrid Endowed Scholarship and the McKee Family Scholarship require a letter of recommendation.

The scholarships listed below are open to students in all majors in The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences (all scholarship amounts are approximate).

Please review the criteria for each scholarship before completing the application to be sure that you meet the requirements. Criteria for each scholarship can be found on the following webpage:
https://thecollege.asu.edu/scholarships/first-generation-scholarships

Scholarships available:
- The College Alumni First-Generation Scholarships (three scholarships of approximately $1,400 each)
- The College Dean's First-Generation Scholarships (three scholarships of approximately $1,400 each)
- Dean’s Advancement Council First-Generation Scholarship (one scholarship of approximately $500)
- Helen and Ong C. Hing Family First Generation Scholarship (two scholarships of approximately $2,400)
- Al and Viola Madrid Endowed Scholarship (one scholarship of approximately $2,000)
- Marco Fierro Scholarship (two scholarships of approximately $1,900)
- McKee Family Scholarship (one scholarship of approximately $1,000)
- John Rockefeller First-Generation Scholarship (one scholarship of approximately $1,200)

Contact info
Application information
Deadline: 
Friday, January 19, 2024

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