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General Youth Scholarship

Sponsored by: Luso-American Education Foundation

Applicants must be high school seniors who are planning to begin classes at a four-year college or university in the fall. Students must be legal residents of the U.S. Students must also be one of the following: of Portuguese descent and have at least a 3.5 GPA, be currently taking Portuguese language classes with a minimum 3.0 GPA, or have attended the Luso-American Education Foundation Cultural Youth Summer Camp for at least two years and have at least a 3.0 GPA.


Application Deadline February 15
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Scholarship
Number of Applications 250
Required areas of study Portuguese language/culture
Awarded every year? yes
Renewable? no
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? no



Max $4,000
Min $1,000


Max 110
Min 25

Contact Information

Carmen Odom
Administrative Director
Luso-American Education Foundation
P.O. Box 2967
Dublin, CA 94568 United States

Phone: (925) 828-3883

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