Scholar’s App

2022 AREAA SF/PEN Scholarship

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This scholarship, established by the Asian Real Estate Association of America (“AREAA”), a San Francisco and Peninsula Area-based 501(c) (6) nonprofit organization with a mission to promote sustainable home ownership opportunities in Asian American communities by creating a powerful national voice for housing and real estate professionals that serve this dynamic market.

We are awarding five $1,000 scholarships to high school students and two $2,500 scholarships to college students.

We are looking for high school juniors and seniors or college students who can submit a VIDEO addressing the following topics:

  • What homeownership means to me
  • Why I want to own my own home
  • How homeownership impacts my community
  • How I will help foster homeownership in my community

Special Requirement: Minimum 16 hours commitment to AREAA SF/Pen event or volunteer works.

Applicants must reside in the Bay Area. Applicants coming from outside the San Francisco Bay Area will need to provide proof that they’ll be relocated to the San Francisco Bay Area and/or accepted to a San Francisco Bay Area school before receiving the award.

Applicants must be available for a personal interview between 11/4/2022 and 11/7/2022.

Previous Scholarship recipients are not eligible for a second award.