VCSA Scholarship

Vietnamese Culture and Science Association 

VCSA Scholarship 

VCSA is pleased to offer many $500 scholarships to encourage outstanding youth leaders across North America to share your ideas in volunteerism and to financially assist you so that you may attend this year’s Len Duong Camp.

Eligibility Criteria:

1.      Must complete the Scholarship Application Form. (Link below)

2.      Must plan to attend Len Duong Camp 2018 and be present to accept the award.

3.      Must be currently active in a Community Organization, Student Association, or aspire to join a local community organization after Len Duong Camp.

4.      Applicants may be college or senior in high school students whose GPA is 3.00 or above on a 4-point scale.

5.      Submit an essay about the topic “What does being Vietnamese means to you? Why are you active in your local community and what is your plan to contribute to the Vietnamese community in the future?” The essay has to be original (i.e. has not been published anywhere else and has not been entered as a contest entry before, previous submission for other contest will automatically disqualify the entry).

6.      Must follow Essay Contest Application Guidelines. (Link below)

7.      Submit a personal resume showing leadership ability and current active involvement within the community, and a transcript of your marks.

8.      Scholarship funding will be awarded to the applicant at camp Len Duong 2018.

Please submit an essay, personal resume, transcript, and a statement of what you would like to learn at Len Duong camp to the following email address: Please write: "LD2018-Scholarship [Your Name]" in the subject line.

Only one scholarship will be awarded per applicant.

We will no longer be accepting hard copies.  Please submit everything electronically.

Deadline: No later than April 8, 2018

For more information please contact:

*NOTE: All submitted material must be the original work of the applicant. Entries must not be plagiarized, published work, or used in a previous submission for this, or any other contest. Any suspicious entries will be automatically disqualified.

*Applicants are welcome to enter in both the Scholarship Contest and Essay Contest, however, can only win one. If an applicant is selected as the winner of both the scholarship and the essay contest, they will receive the prize for the one of higher monetary value (scholarship competition) and their submission to the essay contest will be withdrawn. VCSA’s intention is to provide financial support to as many campers as possible to participate in Len Duong. 


Jaime Diep,
Feb 2, 2018, 1:03 PM
Jaime Diep,
Feb 2, 2018, 1:04 PM