Awards & Notification

Awards:
Scholarships are awarded in amounts of $5,000 or $10,000. Scholarships are awarded to the most qualified applicants from a pool of students across all eligible high schools.

$5,000 and $10,000 awards are split into two equal payments distributed in fall of the first and second years of college.

Scholarship recipients must take payment of the scholarship in fall term/semester 2020 or the scholarship is forfeited.

All awards are non-renewable; however, past recipients, granted they meet all other eligibility requirements, may reapply during their second year of college for $5,000 and $10,000 scholarships for disbursement in fall of their third year of college.

Awards are for undergraduate study only and are not payable to for-profit institutions.

Notification:
All applicants will be notified of their status via email in April 2020. Recipients must log back into the application portal to accept their scholarship award. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships:
Payment of scholarships are made in installments directly to the institution designated by the recipient. Checks are made out to and sent to institutions in summer of 2020. The $5,000 and $10,000 scholarships are split into two equal installments made in summer of the first and second years of college (summer 2020 and summer 2021).

Obligations:
Recipients are required to submit all required materials to Kaiser Permanente and to notify Kaiser Permanente of any changes in address, college enrollment or other relevant information.