The Wealth by Health has organized their Annual Steps for Change Scholarship program for those students who are applying for college or university or a soon-to-be graduate high school senior. The students who are particularly legal residents of the United States and have a low family background and low income, i.e., below $55,000 and are good in academics with having a minimum GPA of 3.5, can apply for this scholarship. The students who impact their community and are passionate about it, empower their community, and set an example by continuously growing their personality are welcomed for this program.
The Students who will get selected based on their academic excellence and achievements, their leadership or participation in school or social activities, and have solid goals for the betterment of the community and personal and professional growth and development will be awarded $2,000. The top three merits will be selected as winners for this scholarship. The amount will be utilized for the selected student’s education-related expenses such as books and other materials, transportation, and room rent for those who stay away for studies and other related expenses. This scholarship will help those students who want to seek higher education and achieve their goals.
The Wealth by Health was set up in the year 2016 to provide accessible and vital health services, scholarships, and other educational programs, promote self-sufficiency, and support community-led initiatives. Their mission is to provide accessible resources which empower individuals to live a more excellent quality of life by improving health and wellbeing and have the vision to make a healthier and fair world, in which all humans have equal opportunity to get success where all sectors of society come together to reduce social and economic inequities and inspire each other.
Below table describes brief information about the program:
|Organization||Wealth by Heath|
|Education Level||College and university students|
|Number of Awards||3|
|Contest Deadline||May 02, 2022|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
- Be a legal status in the United States
- Be a current high school senior expecting to graduate in 2022
- Be in the process of applying to, or accepted to, a college or university
- Have a household income of less than $55,000
- Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5
How to Apply?
The applicants who fit into the eligibility criteria and wants to apply for this program should fill out the application form by providing all the details, including school and community activities, awards and honors, career goals and how this scholarship will help them, how they have demonstrated leadership ability both in and out school, particular attribute and accomplishments, etc. and should write an essay describing their most meaningful achievements and how they relate to their field of study and future goals or on an experience from their own life explaining how it has influenced their development. With this, applicants must attach an official transcript, one letter of recommendation by the faculty member or community leader, and a one-minute video on how they value themselves (applicant may also upload video on YouTube and send link to the organizers). The application can be filled out online through the link provided here, or you can download the PDF application form here and send it to email@example.com. Also, all the required documents should be submitted to the same address and can also be sent via mail to the below address. The pdf application can also be mailed to the address.
PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.
To know about all important dates, students can check out this pdf.
The applicants will be selected based on their academic excellence and achievements, awards and honor, school and social activities, applications in which they’ll fill all the details, including their goals, achievements, extracurricular activities, etc. The essay will receive an award worth $2,000. The amount will be utilized for the recipient’s education-related expenses such as tuition fees, books, other materials, room and transportation, and other required fees necessary for their education. This will help students focus more on their goals and will have less concern about the finances related to education, which will lead them to achieve their goals and get success which they have always dreamed of.
The eligible students should submit their applications in one of the ways mentioned above with all the required documents no later than May 02, 2022. The application received after this date will not be accepted, and the applicant will not be eligible for the awards.