Scholarship Details

SAVE [USA] Korean American Scholarship Foundation-Eastern Regional Chapter

Scholarship Description

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) - Eastern Regional Chapter (ERC) is pleased to announce a new scholarship program in honor and recognition of 1.6 million American Veterans who served in the Korean War during the Korean War era (June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955). These men and women answered the call to fight for a country and people they never knew and never met. More than 54,000 Americans died and 103,000 were wounded.

To express our gratitude to these Veterans for their sacrifices, KASF-ERC will offer their descendants an opportunity to apply for a scholarship. KASF-ERC scholarship program will recognize outstanding students who have demonstrated outstanding talents and potential for success. Awardees will receive a check of $2,000 scholarships from KASF and be able to attend the KASF-ERC Award Ceremony & Banquet in Washington, D.C. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.

Field of Study

    Any

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: $2,000.00
  • Application Deadline: 30-Jun
  • Level Of Study: UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: UNSPECIFIED
Application Address
Contact Information

If you have any questions, please contact us at: erc.scholarship@kasf.org

Minimum Requirement

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements, the applicant should be:

Direct descendants of a Korean-War Veteran who served in Korea from June 25, 1950 - January 31, 1955 (Korean War Era, as designated by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs)
Enrolled as a full-time student during the 2018-19 academic year
Attend a school located in the KASF Eastern Region: DC, DE, KY, MD, NC, PA, VA, & WV Qualifications for Scholarship Eligibility:

Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Eastern region states (Delaware, District of Columbia, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Virginia, or West Virginia) during the 2018-19 school year.
Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.

Colleges & Universities
  • - California University- Pennsylvania Campus
  • - Delaware State University
  • - Delaware Technical and Community College- Dover Campus
  • - Delaware Technical and Community College- Georgetown Campus
  • - Delaware Technical and Community College- Stanton Campus
  • - Delaware Technical and Community College- Wilmington Campus
  • - East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
  • - Eastern Kentucky University
  • - Edinboro University
  • - Indiana University of Pennsylvania
  • - Kentucky State University
  • - Kentucky Wesleyan College
  • - Loyola University - Maryland
  • - Mansfield University of Pennsylvania
  • - Maryland Institute College of Art
  • - North Carolina A & T University
  • - North Carolina AandT State University
  • - North Carolina Central University
  • - North Carolina School of the Arts
  • - North Carolina State University
  • - Northern Kentucky University
  • - Northern Virginia Community College
  • - Notre Dame University of Maryland
  • - Pennsylvania College of Technology
  • - Pennsylvania State University
  • - Pennsylvania State University-World Campus
  • - Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania
  • - St. John's College - Maryland
  • - St. Mary's College of Maryland
  • - Union College-Kentucky
  • - University of Delaware
  • - UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY
  • - University of Maryland
  • - University of Maryland - Baltimore
  • - University of Maryland - Bowie State University
  • - University of Maryland - Center for Environmental Science
  • - University of Maryland - Eastern Shore
  • - University of Maryland - Hagerstown
  • - University of Maryland - Shady Grove
  • - University of Maryland-Baltimore County
  • - University of Maryland-College Park
  • - University of North Carolina - Asheville
  • - University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
  • - University of North Carolina - Charlotte
  • - University of North Carolina - Greensboro
  • - University of North Carolina - Pembroke
  • - University of North Carolina - Wilmington
  • - University of Pennsylvania- Philadelphia Campus
  • - University of Virginia
  • - Virginia Commonwealth University
  • - Virginia Tech
  • - Virginia Wesleyan College
  • - West Virginia University- Morgantown Campus
  • - Western Kentucky University
  • - Westminster College - Pennsylvania
  • - York College of Pennsylvania