High School Students 

Scholarship: $1000

 

 

Eligibility:

  • Portuguese-American 

  • Attending high school in New England

  • Junior or Senior in high school

 

 

Application:
Email the following to drleitaofund@gmail.com

 

 

  • ESSAY (up to 500 words) addressed to Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee, describing your language and cultural connections to the Portuguese-American community, your hopes and dreams, and how you envision making a difference in the community

  •  2 letters of recommendation (from  teachers or academic advisors) addressed to Dr. Edward Leitão Memorial Scholarship Fund Committee

  • copy of transcripts 

  • copy of SAT or ACT scores, if applicable

 

 

DEADLINE: Fall 2021 (update coming soon)

 

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