Scholarship Awards program 2018

  • Posted on: 2 January 2018
  • By: MCCA

The Marin Chinese Cultural Association board is proud to announce our annual MCCA Scholarship Awards program. We now offer two separate, $1,000.00 scholarships to our members. 

Eligibility:  Scholarships are offered to MCCA members only. Priority will be given to entering college freshmen, but—based on each year's applicant pool—awards may be granted to high-school seniors or college upperclassmen as determined by the selection committee. 

Scholarship Descriptions: 

  • Rodney Chin Memorial Scholarship. Co-sponsored by Yet Wah Restaurant, this scholarship is awarded to a student of high academic achievement and leadership potential who demonstrates "an interest in and commitment to Chinese/Asian culture."
    Download: Application Form (PDF) or (WORD)
  • May Lee Memorial Scholarship. This scholarship is awarded to a student of high academic achievement and leadership potential who demonstrates "a commitment to community and community service." 
    Download: Application Form (PDF) or (WORD)

Application Procedure
All applicants are required to complete an MCCA Award application, which includes a personal statement, a copy of your school transcript, and two (2) letters of recommendation from teachers or work supervisors.  Application forms are available from the MCCA Board and on the MCCA website: www.marinchineseculture.com.
 
Application Deadline
Applications must be received by Friday, February, 2018. Applications may be emailed to scholarships@marinchineseculture.com for receipt by the due date.
 
Award Procedure
A committee of three MCCA Board Members shall screen applications and one scholarship shall be awarded.
 
For More Information or Questions:
Please contact scholarship committee chair Amy Jonak at ajonak2@gmail.com or (415) 378-7760.

Awards Presentation:
Awards will be presented at our annual MCCA Chinese New Year Banquet on Saturday, February 24th, 2018.