UPDATE: Parent Conference will be held Thursday, February 2, 2012 from 5:00-7:00 pm
College Center
College Office Room 113
(323) 826-2324 or
(323) 826-2318
Ferrufino, Karina (College Counselor)
Garcia, Norma (Teacher's Assistant)

 Don't miss out on free money.

  AB 540 Scholarships
AB 540, signed into law on October 12, 2001, authorizes any student, including undocumented students who meet specific criteria to pay in-state tuition at California's public colleges and univerisities (e.g. California Community College, California State University, and University of California).
AB 540, promulgada el 12 de octubre, 2001, autoriza a cualquier estudiante , incluso a los estudiantes indocumentados y que cumplan con los requisitos requeridos, a pagar la matricula de residentes del estado en los colegios comunitariosy uiersidades publicas de California ( por ejemplo: Colegios Comunitarios de California, Universidad Estatal de California, y Universidad de California).
AB 540 Eligibility Requirements:
   -You must have attended a California high school for 3 or more years;
   You must have graduated from a California high school or attained the eq-uivalent of a high school diploma;
   -You must have a registered or currently be enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education in California;
   -You must have filed or will file as affidavit as required by individual institutions, stting that you will apply for legal residency as soon as possible; and
   -You may not be a non-immigrant holding a valid lettered non-immigrant visa.
Requisitos para calificar bajo la ley AB 540:
    -Usted tiene que haber asistido por lo menos 3 anos a una preparatoria de California;
    -Usted tiene que haberse graduado de una preparatoria de California o haber obtenido el equivalente de un diploma de preparatoria;
    -Usted tiene que haber completado o tendria que completar una declaracion jurada la cual puede ser requerida por cada insititucion educacional, testificando que el/ella va a solicitar residencia legal tan pronto como sea posible.
     -Usted tiene que haberse registrado o estar actualmente matriculado en una institucion acreditada de educacion superior en California;
    -Usted no puede ser un no-immigrante teniendo una visa valida de carta de no-inmigrante.

Erika J. Glazer Family Scholarship
      Requirements: AB540 students who will pursue a bachelor's degree in Cal State University, Los Angeles or Cal State University, Dominguez Hills ( see website for additional requirements).
      Deadline: March
CAL Dream
      Requirements: Incoming or current undergraduate AB540 students attending UC Berkeley, demonstrate leadership and a commitment to service.
      Deadline: April
*AB 540 Student see the scholarship websites below for more scholarship information.
                              Scholarships for All High School Students
$1,000 Gen and Kelly Tanabe Scholarship
      Requirements: Be a high school student, legal resident of the U.S., and currently in school.
      Deadline: July 31
                                     Scholarship Websites
Historically Black College & University Scholarships
 FinAid: The Smart Students Guide to Financial Aid scholarships  http://www.finaid.org/
Federal Scholarships &Aid Gateways 25 Scholarship Gateways from Black Excel  http://www.blackexcel.org/25scholarships.htm
Paying for College: Student Resource Guide
College Board
Futuros Educational Services*
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Gates Millenium Scholars Program
Thurgood Marshall College Fund

                                      Financial Aid Info and Application
 FAFSA On The Web (Your Key Aid Form &Info) http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/



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