2019 CAPST AFNB High School Scholarship

中国旅美专家协会恒丰银行优秀高中生助学金

中国旅美专家协会(专协是1992年成立的经美国德克萨斯州正式注册的非政治、非盈利性的中国旅美科技专业人士团体。恒丰银行是一家华资美国银行,并拥有联邦存款保险(FDIC),位于德州休斯敦的百利大道,并有其他7间分行。

为了激发休斯敦青年学生勤奋好学,积极向上,热爱关心社区的热情,专协与恒丰银行于2010年11月特设立专协-恒丰优秀高中生助学金。此奖学金有别于其它众多奖学金,她是专为中、低收入家庭(收入标准请参见后面的附表)高中在校生而设立,帮助青年学生为日后的求学与求职打下良好的基础

专协-恒丰优秀高中生助学金面向休斯敦地区在校12年级高中生(不包括该年秋季开始就读大学的高中毕业生)。申请人除填写申请表以外,须提供申请表中所要求的证明如学习成绩单、社区义工证明等。助学金每年评选一次,每次5-8名学生。获奖学生将获颁奖励证书和$1000奖金

2019年度专协-恒丰优秀高中生助学金将于2019年9月1日开始接受申请,截止日期20191025,获奖名单将于10月30日宣布,并于专协年会上举行颁奖典礼。

侯选人由自荐和他人推荐产生。获奖人将由评审团根据候选人所提供的材料评审决定

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请材料请PDF的方式发送给下列联系人:

Xiaojing Sui: xiaojingsui@gmail.com

Michelle:michelle@tothetopeducation.com

2019 CAPSTAFNB High School Scholarship Announcement


Chinese Association of Professionals in Science and Technology (CAPST), founded in October 1992, is a registered, non-political, non-profit, professional organization. American First National Bank is an Asian-American owned National Bank with full FDIC insurance coverage, headquartered in Houston, Texas.

In order to motivate Houston high school students to work hard and get involved with local communities, CAPST and AFNB jointly established CAPST-AFNB High School Scholarship in November 2010. This scholarship is dedicated to outstanding high school students from low to moderate income families (please refer to attached addendum for more details), helping them build a strong foundation for college and career development.

This scholarship is open to 12th Grade high school students in greater Houston area (excluding high school graduates who start college current fall). Applicants need to fill out an application form, and provide the required supporting documents, such as transcripts, awards and community service certificates etc. This scholarship is awarded to 5-8 students each year. Each scholarship recipient will be awarded $1000.

Application of 2019 CAPST-AFNB High School Scholarship will start on September 1, 2019. The application deadline is October 25, 2019 (application materials must be received by email by this date). The scholarship recipients will be announced by October 30, 2019, and receive their award at the 2019 CAPST annual banquet.

Applicants can self-nominate or be nominated by someone else. Scholarship winners will be selected by the awards committee, using set criteria.


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Please email your application materials in PDF files to
Xiaojing Sui: xiaojingsui@gmail.com
Michelle:michelle@tothetopeducation.com

Addendum

CAPST-AFNB High School Scholarship is open to 12th Grade high school students (excluding graduates who start college current fall) from low to moderate income families in any of the areas (Bank Assessment Areas) listed below, regardless of their race.

Application Criteria:

  • Student must be from a low or moderate income family1 (see 2018 income levels below).
  • Student must be a U.S. Citizen.
  • Student must live in Greater Houston area:
    • Low Income [$0 – $38,550] or
    • Moderate Income [$38,550 – $61,680]

1 Low-income, which means an individual income that is less than 50 percent of the area median income, or a median family income that is less than 50 percent, in the case of a geography. Moderate-income, which means an individual income that is at least 50 percent and less than 80 percent of the area median income, or a median family income that is at least 50 and less than 80 percent, in the case of a geography.