OCA-Georgia, a national non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans in the United States, is proud to announce our 2016 scholarship program. OCA-Georgia offers an annual scholarship to recognize Asian-American high school seniors in the State of Georgia for academic, community & cultural service and athletic excellence and achievements. We will award two $1000 scholarships to qualifying seniors at our Lunar New Year Banquet on February 13, 2016. Our scholarship sponsor this year, AT&T/AIPAC, has specified that the scholarships be awarded to applicants with LOW INCOME STATUS. The applicants will also be evaluated on their scholastic and personal achievements. The additional qualifications for the 2016 scholarship are as follows:
- Must be a full-time graduating high school senior attending within the State of Georgia in good academic standing (minimum GPA 3.0 on 4-point scale) of any ethnic or cultural background, who plans to attend higher education.
- Must be a United Statues citizen or permanent resident.
Applications must be received by December 31, 2015. Please forward the attached application form to qualified low-income candidates. Completed applications can be scanned and sent electronically to:
Paper copies may be mailed to:
OCA Scholarship 3819 Spalding Wood Drive Peachtree Corners, GA 30092