Scholarship Terms & Conditions
*The winners will receive the scholarship award approximately 20 days after the deadline. By participating you give your consent to contact you via any of the 3 contact methods (via email, phone, or mail). In addition, any participant who completes the application gives Chicago Telugu Association consent to use your name, college, photo, and essay for promotional purposes. If you have a photo you’d like to send, please attach that along with the essay. The scholarship recipient is responsible for payment of any applicable State and/or Federal income taxes due to the receipt of the scholarship.
How Are Applicants Chosen:
After submitting your application, Chicago Telugu Association’s scholarship team will review all essays and submissions based on merit and creativity to determine the winner. We are looking for those need based applicants with strong enthusiasm to get into college and also who has not only exhibited strong academic skills in her previous high school years, but also expresses a strong desire to further her educational path and what this scholarship means to him/her.
Chicago Telugu Association retains the right to contact each applicant to gain further information on why they deserve this scholarship. The winners will be notified of their status up to two-three weeks after the deadline for submissions has expired.
Our selection team consists of parents, community leaders, and embers external to our organization. Selection of winners by CTA’s Scholarship team is final and no reviews or challenges are allowed.