Academic Scholarship

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The Executive Board of PCHA has approved a scholarship and financial aid program for Iranian-American High School students who graduated in June 2009 and ARE attending a university or college in the Fall of 2009.

1- One Academic scholarship in the amount of $500, 00.
Candidates must meet the following criteria:
a- Be a 2009 High School graduate who obtained a GPA of 3.5 or higher.
b- Will be attending a university or college with Honors.
c- Graduated from a High School in the State of New Jersey.

2- Two Financial Aid scholarships for a total of $1,000.00. ($500.00 each)
Candidates must meet following criteria:
a- Be a 2009 High School graduates who have been accepted into a university or college.
d- Graduated from a High School in the State of New Jersey.
b- Demonstrate the need for financial assistance.

Each candidate must submit the following documents:
1- Complete Application Form, available at: Scholarship Form [PDF] .
2- Copy of High School Diploma or certification of graduation
3- A copy of last marking period’s report card.
4- A typed letter explaining why you should be selected as a scholarship recipient.

All applications must be received by August 15, 2009. The finalists will be notified by August 29, 2009.

Please note that:
1- PCHA members have priority to non-members with equal criteria.
2- After receiving all applications in each group, PCHA will determine the candidates to receive the scholarship in each group.

For more information e-mail us at information@pchanj.com.

Application and Essay Form [PDF]