First Gen Scholarship

A scholarship for undergraduate first generation students. To be eligible, students must meet the following criteria:
-Must be a first-generation* undergraduate student at Biola University
-Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office
-Must have good academic standing with at least a 2.0 GPA
-Must be a continuing student
-Must not currently receive an award from SEID (LEAD and/or FirstGen Scholars)

This award is a one-time scholarship, it is not renewable.

Supplemental Questions
  1. List your on and off-campus involvement, including the length of time and your level of involvement (i.e. work, family commitments, clubs, church ministry, etc.)
  2. Describe an experience when you had an opportunity to serve others and describe the impact this had (300 words max)
  3. Why are you interested in this scholarship and how will this scholarship support your future goals? (i.e. unpaid internship, study abroad, career path, tuition etc.) (300 words max)