THE KATHERINE JOHNSON STEM SCHOLARSHIP
The Katherine Johnson STEM Scholarship Fund is a unique fund. A mathematician, physicist, and space scientist, Johnson was an integral part of NASA’s early space program, during a time when there were few females and minorities in these fields. The initial money for this scholarship was raised by Johnson's great-grandson Trevor Boykin who is a University of Guam student majoring in Biology. One scholarship for $2,000 will be awarded. This is a need based scholarship (applicants must have completed a FAFSA to determine financial need) open to all students at the University of Guam who is pursuing a major in any of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields. Deadline to apply for this scholarship is 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, 2017.
For more information and to apply for the scholarship - download the application packer here --->> katherine_johnson_stem_scholarship_application.pdf
THE FILIPINO-AMERICAN PRESIDENT'S CLUB OF GUAM SCHOLARSHIP
The Filipino-American President's Club of Guam is sponsoring a $500 scholarship to students at the University of Guam. The recipient will be awarded on Sunday, December 18, 2016 at their Luncheon Meeting. Deadline to apply for this scholarship is 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 6, 2016. Applications must be submitted to the Financial Aid Office by the deadline.
Download the application packet here --->> fil_am_presidents_club_scholarship_fall_2016.pdf
THE SOCIETY OF AMERICAN MILITARY ENGINEEERS - GUAM POST - SCHOLARSHIP
The Society of American Military Engineers - Guam Post is sponsoring a scholarship to assist in the development of engineering and architecture talent among permanent residents of Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands (CNMI), Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) and Republic of Palau (ROP). Deadline to apply for this scholarship is on 5:00 p.m. on Friday January 27, 2017. For information on how to qualify and where to submit your application, download the application packet below.
Download application and information packet here--->> same_guam_post_sy_2017-2018_scholarship_application_packet.pdf
THE GUAM SYMPHONY SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIP
Guam Symphony Society is a non-profit 501(c3) performing arts organization that was founded in 1967. The society consists of approximately 70 dedicated volunteer orchestral players and chorale singers. The continuing mission of the Society is to entertain and educate the community through superb musicianship, promoting local talent and aiding in the development of young artists. This scholarship was made possible through the generosity of the Honorable Benjamin J.F. Cruz, Vice Speaker of the 33rd Guam Legislature, an ardent supporter of the symphony. The scholarship is open to students at the University of Guam pursuing a bachelors degree in the arts. The scholarship will be awarded to two individuals at $500 each. Deadline to apply for the scholarship is 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 3, 2017.
Download the information packet and application here ---->> guam_symphony_society_scholarship.pdf
THE JAMES AND YOUNG HEE JI SCHOLARSHIP
The James and Young Hee Ji Scholarship Fund sponsors the scholarship with the purpose of promoting higher education by providing financial assistance to students attending the University of Guam. The scholarship fund is awarded both in the fall and spring semesters. The amount of the scholarship and the number of recipients are determined by the UOG Endowment Foundation. Deadlines to apply is August 30 for the Fall semester and January 31 for the Spring Semester. We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2017 semester. Please ensure that you submit your applications to the Financial Aid Office by 5 p.m. on January 31, 2017.
Download the application here --->> james_and_young_hee_ji_scholarship_application.pdf
THE JAMES JI DREAMER SCHOLARSHIP
On June 15, 2012, President Obama created a new policy calling for deferred action for certain undocumented young people who came to the U.S. as children. Applications under the program which is called Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (“DACA”) began on August 15, 2012. While individuals with DACA status can attend schools and universities, they are not eligible for federal financial aid or local government of Guam funded scholarships.
The James Ji Dreamer Scholarship tries to solve this issue by offering a competitive scholarship to DACA students attending the University of Guam. Up to three (3) students can be awarded the scholarship at $2,500 per semester. Deadlines to apply is August 30 for the Fall Semester and January 31 for the Spring Semester. We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2017 semester. Please ensure that you submit your applications to the Financial Aid Office by 5 p.m. on January 31, 2017.
Download the application here --->> james_ji_dreamer_scholarship_application.pdf
THE CLOTILDE "Di'de" GOULD / PACIFIC DAILY NEWS SCHOLARSHIP
The Clotilde C. Gould and the Pacific Daily News Scholarship is awarded to two or more students majoring in Chamorro Studies or Art, (or any other field in which you can demonstrate significant projects related to Chamorro Studies or Art) at the University of Guam. The scholarship will be awarded in the Spring 2017 semester. Deadline to apply for this scholarship is 5:00 p.m. Monday, October 17, 2016.has been extended to January 31, 2017.
Download application here --->> sp_2017_clotilde_gould.pdn_scholarship_application.pdf