Eligibility

YouthCon Scholarship Awards

  • Attend high schools or colleges/universities in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C. and younger than 25 years old
  • Maintain a minimum 2.75 cumulative high school GPA on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) through fall quarter or semester
  • Must attend both YouthCon rounds: Essay Round (due January 31) and Presentation Round (February 17)
  • Please note:

Income-Based Award

  • Be a Vietnamese senior attending high school schools in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington D.C. and younger than 21 years old
  • Maintain a minimum 2.75 cumulative high school GPA on a 4.0 scale (unweighted) through fall quarter or semester
  • Must attend both YouthCon Rounds: the Essay Round (due January 31) and the Presentation Round (on February 17)
  • Plan to enroll or actually be enrolled full-time as a college student (12 credits per quarter or equivalent for the 2018 Fall semester).
  • Live at or below the poverty level, or are otherwise of low socioeconomic status
  • Please note:

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