2018 AMET Scholarship Program 

High School and Prior Winners

Program Description
 

The AMET Scholarship program is designed to assist college migrant students who are prior AMET scholarship recipients and high school seniors (including early graduates) who have a history of migration in addition to having the potential and desire to obtain a college degree. Awards will be available in June for Summer enrollees and August for Fall enrollees, when student provides proof of enrollment (registration form) to the college or trade school.


Awards
 

Scholarship amounts are determined by the AMET Scholarship Committee on the basis of

background in migrant farm work, financial need, and the academic potential of the youth.

Three (3) scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded annually to college undergraduate students and twelve scholarships of $1,000 each will be awarded annually to entering freshmen. Scholarship funds are to be used to support the cost of higher education by covering unmet student financial and self-help aid.  Scholarships disbursed are not payment for students' services. Scholarship recipients may reapply annually to be considered for an undergraduate award.  


Eligibility Requirements
 

  • Be a prior AMET Winner 

  • Be currently enrolled in an accredited educational institution (public or private college, technical or vocational school) 

  • Be a graduating high school senior or junior (early graduate) 

  • Must have a current Certificate of Eligibility (COE) for the Migrant Education Program during the student's final year of high school 

  • Must enroll in an accredited educational institution (public or private college, technical or vocational school) in the summer or fall semester following high school graduation 

  • Must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale 

The Scholarship Application is not active at this time.