Ascend Educational Fund is a group of professionals dedicated to providing educational scholarships and mentorship to help our community reach its full potential and fulfill its promise.

Ascend Educational Fund awards scholarships ranging from $2,500 to $20,000 to immigrant students and children of immigrants who are graduating from a New York City high school to attend public or private colleges and universities, regardless of ethnicity, national origin, or immigration status.

Eligible Countries: International

Type: Graduate degree

Value Of Award: $2,500 to $20,00

Number Of Awards: Varies


  • Applicants must be born outside the United States or have two parents born outside the United States
  • Applicants must be a graduating senior at a high school in the five boroughs of New York City
  • Applicants must enroll full-time at an accredited public or private college or university in 2019-2020

How To Apply: To apply, an applicant must submit the Completed and signed application form, official high school transcript, copy of SAT or ACT score report, two letters of recommendation, Two essays. Submit all documents at

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Application Deadline: February 7, 2020