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GWC Foundation Scholarship for International Students

For Fall 2021 New Students

Fall 2021 International Student Scholarship

We are excited to announce that GWC will be offering a $500 scholarship to an eligible new international student for the Fall 2021 semester!

Please check the eligibility and the application requirements before submitting your scholarship application. The selected recipient of the scholarship will be announced after the Fall 2021 census date.


In order to apply for this scholarship, you must meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Apply and be admitted as a new international student applicant (on or seeking F-1 visa) to Golden West College for the Fall 2021 semester by the deadline
  • Has not previously enrolled at Coastline, Golden West, or Orange Coast Colleges.
  • Enroll in a minimum of 12 units at Golden West College for the Fall 2021 semester and maintain enrollment past the census date

Application Requirements

  • Submit the application for GWC Foundation Scholarship for International Students
  • Record a video essay (maximum 2 minutes) that addresses the following questions.

    • Why is Golden West College the best fit for you?

    • What does leadership mean to you?  How have you demonstrated leadership skills?

    • How do you plan to contribute to the college community when you are a GWC student?

  • You may submit your scholarship application at the same time as your application for admission to GWC 

Application deadline: August 15, 2021 

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