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Supporting the Ecuadorian Youth to achieve their higher education goals, and become successful professionals

General Requirements

This scholarship is intended to assist students in the Tri-State area of New York (NY, NJ, and CT), in paying costs related expenses for their studies at educational institutions in the United States. The organization will use information from the Department of Education and/or local universities to verify that students meet the criteria for these scholarships. The requirements to apply and participate in the scholarship competition are:

  • Must be an Ecuadorian citizen or of Ecuadorian descent
  • Must be enrolled in – or accepted to – a program of study in the fall or spring semesters of the 2022-2023 academic year at an accredited university in the United States
  • Must have a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • Must provide proof of having completed a minimum of 25 hours of community service in 2022 (a letter indicating you have done at least 25 hours of community service) (if you have not done community service yet, you still have a chance to do it in Juventud Ecuatoriana, contact becas@juventudecuatoriana.org to ask how you can join)
  • Must write an argumentative essay
  • Must create a short video (less than 5 minutes) sharing a practical tip that addresses the topic of this year’s essay.

Essay Topic:

What initiatives would you develop to help parents of first and second generation youth in the Ecuadorian and Hispanic community become more involved and informed of educational resources and professional development opportunities for their children to succeed in college?

The ESF scholarship contest will be open from September 1st to October 15th, 2022.

The deadline for the ESF scholarship contest has passed. Like us in Facebook to receive updates and information about JUVE and learn about the next year’s scholarship contest!

APPLICATION:

Ecuadorian Scholars Fund - 2022 Application

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GPA must be in a scale of 4.0 (Press ENTER to continue)

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Supporting documents

Maximum upload size: 10MB
e.g. copy of Ecuadorian ID (cédula) or Ecuadorian passport from the applicant, or from relatives if applicant was born in the U.S.
Maximum upload size: 10MB
e.g. unofficial transcript
Maximum upload size: 10MB
e.g. copy of the enrollment of classes, enrollment verification, or letter from the Registrar's office indicating you are a student of that institution. (If you are a high school senior, please provide one pdf upload with the receipts of the universities/colleges you have applied to as well as a letter of intent that you plan to be enrolled in a college/university for the upcoming 2023-2024 academic year.)
Maximum upload size: 10MB
A letter from the organization (on letterhead) where you did community service indicating you have done at least 25 hours of community service and details on the community service performed.
Write a short bio about yourself, no more than two paragraphs or 300 words.
Maximum upload size: 10MB
Resume should be in PDF format.
Maximum upload size: 10MB
What initiatives would you develop to help parents of first and second generation youth in the Ecuadorian and Hispanic community become more involved and informed of educational resources and professional development opportunities for their children to succeed in college?
Maximum upload size: 67.11MB
Must create a short video (less than 5 minutes) sharing a practical tip that addresses the topic of this year’s essay. (If the video file size is too large, please upload your video to a Google Drive folder, enable access for "Anyone with the link," and upload a document in PDF format to this section with the link to your video.)
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About Ecuadorian Scholar Fund (ESF)

About Ecuadorian Scholar Fund (ESF)

Scholarships for Ecuadorian Students BACKGROUND The Ecuadorian Scholars Fund (ESF) was created to inspire young Ecuadorians to pursue a college degree. Organizacion Juventud Ecuatoriana (JUVE) strongly believes that education is the road to success, an...
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ESF Online Application

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General Requirements

General Requirements

Supporting the Ecuadorian Youth to achieve their higher education goals, and become successful professionals General Requirements This scholarship is intended to assist students in the Tri-State area of New York (NY, NJ, and CT), in paying costs...