Applications are NOW OPEN for the 2021 FDCP Scholarship Program
Applications are DUE BY: THURSDAY, JULY 15th, 2021
The “Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” Scholarship Program was established with the purpose of supporting Portuguese- American students in the pursuit of their higher education goals. The merit-based scholarships are awarded to students of Portuguese ancestry who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in their academic careers and who show a commitment to completing an approved plan of study.
This collaboration is in its third year and is proudly sponsored by generous donations from Corporations and Individual entities.
The Scholarship Committee of the “Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” will have the sole responsibility for the selection of the scholarship award recipients based upon the following:
The applicant must submit the following by the application deadline:
NEW DEADLINE: THURSDAY, JULY 15th, 2021
Submission Instructions and Deadline:
The scholarship award recipient is strongly encouraged to attend the Festival da Cultura Portuguesa to receive the award. The scholarship winner and his/her parent(s) or guardian(s) will receive complimentary tickets to the event.
This year's Festival will be held on September 11th, 2021.
Scholarship awards are NOT renewed.
Revocation of Award:
“Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” reserves the right to cancel any scholarship or aid awarded at any time if the applicant fails to meet the standards of academic progress, any other scholarship requirements,
or falsifies information reported.
“Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” reserves the right to decline awarding a scholarship during any selection period if there are no eligible applicants or if the Scholarship Committee is unable to select a qualified recipient.
“Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” reserves the right to determine the monetary amount, number and criteria for awards as well as the selection of recipients. All decisions are final.
For more information, contact:
or email: firstname.lastname@example.org or visit: FestivaldaCulturaPortuguesa.com
The “Festival da Cultura Portuguesa” Scholarship Fund is made possible through the generosity of the organizations involved in this year’s event, as well as donations from its corporate sponsors
FESTIVAL da CULTURA PORTUGUESA
c/o VIA PAL, a NJ Nonprofit
PO Box 5436, Newark, NJ 07105
or email: email@example.com
Download and Complete the following application. DUE by JUNE 28, 2021