2018 Chi Am Scholarship Application is Going Merry!
Deadline is March 9, 2018
Chi Am Circle is happy to announce its 2018 Scholarship award program for Santa Clara County high school seniors of Asian descent is now open to applicants. In a departure from past years, students will access and complete the application entirely online through a service called Going Merry. The application can be accessed through www.goingmerry.com/browse/chi-am/awards/march-2018
Chi Am scholarship awards range in value from $1,000-$5,000. Scholarship recipients are selected based upon on a variety of factors including academic achievement, community service, financial need, and noteworthy extracurricular activities such as work, performing arts, and athletics. To be considered for a scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:
The application deadline is March 9, 2018. All scholarship recipients must attend the scholarship dinner to receive the award. The dinner will be held on May 17 at a central location in Santa Clara County. Please encourage high school seniors who meet the above requirements to apply and share this information widely with friends and family.
If you have any questions, please email
Chi Am members and selected local organizations combine efforts on giving/serving communities in need. Some community projects we are involved in include co-sponsoring Chinese New Year Celebration with Hakone Gardens, Relay for Live with Amerian Cancer Society, Friends of Children with Special Needs, LifeMoves, CHCP Summer Festivals, Fund raising for other worth noting non-profit organizations are some of the examples.
Be sure not to miss this opportunity to serve your community. Learn more about this year's project.
This committee collects and distributes lightly used SAT, SAT II and AP test prep books for the Santa Clara County high schools that have difficulty affording these books.
Committee: Teddy Sue, Sharon Wong
Chi Am members will be filling backpacks and distributing them to school children in need.
Chair: Teddy Sue