Scholarship Details

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

Scholarship Description

The Korean American Scholarship Foundation (KASF) - Norheastern Regional Chapter (NERC) 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-NERC will offer their descendants an opportunity to apply for a scholarship. KASF-NERC 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 Annual Awards Gala to be held in New York City. *check back later for updates on scholarship availability.

Field of Study

    Unspecified

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: $500.00-$5000.00
  • Application Deadline: 30-Jun
  • Level Of Study: UNDERGRADUATE/GRADUATE/PROFESSIONAL SCHOOL
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: UNSPECIFIED
Application Address
Contact Information

nerc.scholarship@kasf.org

Minimum Requirement

Qualifications for Scholarship Eligibility:
1. Will be a full time student at a school in one of the designated Northeastern region states (Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont) during the 2018-19 school year.
2. Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
3. Can demonstrate need for financial assistance.
Scholarship Eligibility Requirements, the applicant should be:
1. 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)
2. Enrolled as a full-time student during the 2018-19 academic year
3. Attend a school located in the KASF Northeastern Region: CT, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, RI, & VT.

Colleges & Universities
  • - Baruch College, City of New York
  • - Central Connecticut State University
  • - City College of New York
  • - College of New Jersey
  • - Concordia College- New York
  • - Connecticut College
  • - Maine Maritime Academy
  • - Massachusetts Bay Community College
  • - Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
  • - Massachusetts institute of Technology
  • - Massachusetts institute of Technology
  • - Massachusetts Maritime Academy
  • - New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • - New York Chiropractic College
  • - New York University
  • - Rhode Island School of Design
  • - Saint Joseph's College - Maine
  • - Saint Joseph's College - New York
  • - Southern New Hampshire University
  • - SUNY at Albany
  • - SUNY at Binghamton
  • - SUNY at Brockport
  • - SUNY at Buffalo
  • - SUNY at Canton
  • - SUNY at Cobleskill
  • - SUNY at Cortland
  • - SUNY at Delhi
  • - SUNY at Geneseo
  • - SUNY at Morrisville
  • - SUNY at New Paltz
  • - SUNY at Old Westbury
  • - SUNY at Oneonta
  • - SUNY at Oswego
  • - SUNY at Plattsburgh
  • - SUNY at Potsdam
  • - SUNY at Purchase
  • - SUNY at Stony Brook
  • - SUNY Broome Community College
  • - SUNY Buffalo State College
  • - SUNY College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Cornell University
  • - SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry
  • - SUNY College of Human Ecology at Cornell University
  • - SUNY College of Optometry
  • - SUNY College of Technology at Alfred
  • - SUNY College of Veterinary Medicine at Cornell University
  • - SUNY Colleges
  • - SUNY Columbia-Greene Community College
  • - SUNY Corning Community College
  • - SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • - SUNY Dutchess Community College
  • - SUNY Empire State College
  • - SUNY Erie Community College
  • - SUNY Farmingdale State College
  • - SUNY Finger Lakes Community College
  • - SUNY Genesee Community College
  • - SUNY Herkimer County Community College
  • - SUNY Hudson Valley Community College
  • - SUNY Jamestown Community College
  • - SUNY Jefferson Community College
  • - SUNY Maritime College
  • - SUNY Mohawk Valley Community College
  • - SUNY Monroe Community College
  • - SUNY Nassau Community College
  • - SUNY Niagara County Community College
  • - SUNY North Country Community College
  • - SUNY Onondaga Community College
  • - SUNY Orange County Community College
  • - SUNY Polytechnic Institute
  • - SUNY Rockland Community College
  • - SUNY Schenectady County Community College
  • - SUNY School of Industrial and Labor Relations at Cornell University
  • - SUNY Sullivan County Community College
  • - SUNY Tompkins Cortland Community College
  • - SUNY Ulster County Community College
  • - SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • - SUNY Westchester Community College
  • - Trinity College (Connecticut)
  • - Union College- New York
  • - UNIVERSITY OF CONNECTICUT
  • - University of Maine- Orono Campus (Main)
  • - University of Maine-Fort Kent
  • - University of Massachusetts- Boston
  • - University of Massachusetts- Amherst Campus (Main)
  • - University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth
  • - University of Massachusetts-Lowell
  • - University of New Hampshire
  • - University of Rhode Island
  • - University of Southern Maine
  • - University of Vermont
  • - Wheaton College - Massachusetts