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Apply to the

Mike Garcia Scholarship

The application period for the 2023-2024 year is now open


June 10th, 2023

Applicants must meet the following criteria

  • Must be a SEIU-USWW member or child of a member.

  • Must be entering, or continuing their education, at a 2-year community college, 4-year university, or vocational institution in the fall of 2023.

  • Use the award for the 2023-2024 academic year.

  • Have a Grade Point Average of 2.0 or higher.

 Applicants must turn in the following documents to

Zazil Rojas no later than June 10th, 2023.

  • A completed and signed application form (online or scanned)

  • Official transcripts or GED Certificate (if applicable)

  • 1 Letter of Recommendation addressing the leadership traits of the candidate.  

  • Teacher/Instructor, Coach, Counselor, Supervisor or Community Leader (letters must not be more than 1-year old)

  • 2 Typed Personal Statements (see application for prompts).

  • Proof of acceptance or matriculation at qualifying educational institution for the 2023-2024 school year 

  • Student Aid Report 

  • FAFSA or CA Dream Act

  • Resume

Applications must be submitted online, postmarked or e-mailed no later than June 10th, 2023 to:
Zazil Rojas
Building Skills Partnership
828 W. Washington Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90015
(408) 430-3314 |
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