PROGRAM ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
To assist FACES
members and their immediate family in pursuing higher education;
to support leadership and career development of FACES members;
and to provide FACES members and the Filipino American community
the opportunity to attend the FACES Training Conference.
FACES Scholarship will
be awarded to students related to a FACES member or any FACES
members who are
pursuing a college, vocational education, or continuing
education who have not received
a FACES scholarship in the past three (3) years.
Applicants must meet
the following criteria:
- must show good academic
achievement and good citizenship,
- must be involved
in extra curricular activities in the community,
- must be accepted
into or currently attending an accredited college or vocational
1. Carefully read the
FACES Scholarship Program Eligibility Criteria below.† Determine
if applicant and sponsor meet the eligibility requirements.
2. Complete the FACES Scholarship application form. (Applications
must be completed in ink or typewritten.) All requested information
and documentation must be provided. Incomplete applications may
be rejected. Keep a copy for your records.
I. Click here for the FACES
Scholarship application form.†
Three letters of recommendation, one each from a School Teacher,
School Counselor, and a Community Leader -- not a relative.
II. One page essay (typewritten, double-spaced) explaining why you
wish to pursue a college or vocational education, and why you
need this scholarship.
Copy of your school Transcript of Records
b. Proof of acceptance into, or enrollment in an accredited
college or vocational institution.
FACES members applying for a scholarship click
for the required application along with a proof of acceptance into, or enrollment in an accredited
college or vocational institution.
6. E-mail your questions to†
Arabella Corcoro or
7. Your application package, consisting of the materials specified
in items #2 & #3 or 4, must be sent to the following address and
postmarked for the following application periods:
College Tuition - April 16 thru June 15, 2008
Leadership/Career Development - June 1 thru July 31, 2008
FACES Conference - September 1st thru one week before the
Please mail your completed
application & attachments to:
P. O. Box 21831
Seattle, Washington 98111- 3831
may email your application packet to
or Eloida Ambion.
Applicants will be
evaluated by the FACES Scholarship Committee based on the following
criteria and maximum points.
FACES use only
The committee shall be comprised
of at least 2 FACES past/present officers, Board Members or Department Representative.
The Chairperson shall appoint at least 3 volunteers to serve on this committee.
The committee shall be responsible for disseminating scholarship information,
and preparing the award and recognition program.
AWARD AND RECOGNITION
The recipient shall be notified
of the award by TBD (around September) of the current year and the recognition
will be announced during the FACES Annual Conference (date TBD, but in
the month of October). The amount of awards are Two (2) $500. One will be awarded
to a student related to FACES members enrolled or will be enrolled in a college, vocational or continuing education.
The other award will be for a FACES member who will pursue a college, vocational, or continuing education.†All
application responses are Confidential.
If you have any questions, please contact
any one of the 2008 Scholarship Committee:
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