Scholarship Opportunities for 2024 Seniors

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Golden Door Scholarship Fall 2024 Application is now open

GDS Application Flyer 2023-English        GDS Application Flyer 2023 - Spanish

Who is the scholarship for?

  • Applicants must have one of the following documentation or immigration statuses: 
    • Undocumented, foreign-born people who do not possess a valid visa or other recognized immigration documentation in the United States
    • Temporary Protected Status (TPS)
    • U-1 visa
    • Pending Asylum case open with USCIS
    • Pending Refugee status
    • DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals)
  • Applicants must have high financial need.
  • Applicants can be high school seniors, recent high school graduates, current college/community college students, or obtained a GED (General Education Development) certificate from a United States Program.
  • Applicants must live in the United States for at least four (4) years before applying for the Golden Door Scholarship.
  • For high school seniors, applicants must have an unweighted high school GPA of 3.2.
  • For college transfers, applicants must have a college GPA of 3.0 and a high school GPA of 3.2 or a GED.
  • Please note that US citizens and permanent residents are NOT eligible for the Golden Door Scholarship.

Applications are considered on a rolling basis, so applying early is helpful.


The deadline to apply for the Golden Door Scholarship is Sunday, Oct 1, 2023, at:

  • 10:59 PM Central Time