Apply Now for Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund: $500,000 in Awards

The Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund for the 2024-2025 awards is sponsored by the Austin Community Foundation.

This announcement is for the general public. The Austin Community Foundation is currently accepting applications from qualified candidates for the Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund, which offers $500,000 in awards. See the eligibility criteria, requirements, Deadlines, and how to apply below

Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund

About Austin Community Foundation

Austin Community Foundation will award $500,000 in scholarships from the Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund to 20 Central Texas students. Each student will receive a $25,000 scholarship.

The primary goal of the Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund is to provide financial support to students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement in Austin and its neighboring areas. This support aims to address their economic mobility and financial requirements

Check: UTSA Scholarship Hub 2024: Check Application Deadlines & Apply

Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund Awards Eligibility Criteria 

  1. All 20 recipients recently graduated from high schools in Central Texas.
  2. 90% of them are students of color or belong to two or more racial backgrounds.
  3. 85% are first-generation college students.
  4. Among the recipients, 65% are female, and 35% are male.

Additional Information:

  • Brian Sheth emphasized the importance of providing educational opportunities, especially during uncertain economic times.
  • He expressed pride in contributing to these students’ journeys toward successful careers and hopes for their continued success.
  • Daya Contreras, a Sheth Sangreal Scholarship recipient who will attend the University of San Antonio, expressed her excitement about being able to focus on her studies without the need for a part-time job, thanks to the generous scholarship. She expressed her commitment to being a positive role model for other students like herself who aspire to attend college.
  • Jaleen Allen, another scholarship recipient who will attend Michigan Technological University, expressed profound gratitude for the financial support that would enable her to pursue her dreams in biomedical engineering without the burden of excessive student loans.
  • This year, Austin Community Foundation has awarded a total of 199 scholarships amounting to $979,985, which includes the scholarships announced today.
  • The Foundation manages a diverse portfolio of over 100 scholarship funds, making it easier for students to apply for multiple opportunities with a single application.Typically, the application process opens in the fall, and award announcements are made in the spring.

Application Timelines

For those interested in applying for scholarships through Austin Community Foundation, the application timeline for 2024 is as follows:

  • Application opens: February 8
  • Application(s) due: April 17
  • Award notifications sent: May 22
  • Regret letters sent: May 23
  • Deadline to accept or defer: July 17
  • Scholarship payments sent: Week of July 24
  • Back-up recipients notified: Week of July 24
  • Back-up deadline to accept or defer: August 18
  • Back-up payments sent: Week of August 20

How to Apply for Sheth Sangreal Scholarship Fund Grants.

We offer over 100 different scholarships, each with its own criteria and eligibility. To make the application process easier for you, we’ve streamlined it into three simple steps:

Step 1: Complete our general application.

  • Start by filling out our general application form.

Step 2: Get automatically matched with the awards you qualify for.

  • Once you’ve completed the general application, we’ll match you automatically with scholarships that align with your qualifications.

Step 3: Complete any additional questions for your matched scholarships.

  • For the scholarships you’re matched with, you may need to answer some additional questions or provide more information.

By following these three steps, you’ll be on your way to applying for the scholarships that best fit your qualifications and educational goal

Official Website Link

Apply for Official Scholarship link & Grants Link

Please note that the application process may be under construction as Austin Community Foundation transitions to new application software.

Stay tuned for updates when the 2024 scholarship cycle opens in early 2024.

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If you have any questions about scholarships, feel free to reach out to scholarships@austincf.org.

Apply also: Amgen Scholars U.S. Program Application 2024/25 | UTSA Scholarship Hub


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