The Fil-Am Association of SCV, Inc. (Fil-Am) is announcing its search for candidates for the annual Jose Rizal Scholastic Achievement Award (JRSAA). This educational achievement award is open to students graduating from high school, who qualify under the established criteria set by the association.

Awards: First Prize $1,000.00 Second Prize $500.00

Third Prize $250.00

Qualifying Criteria:

Must be of Filipino descent whose parent(s) reside or are employed in the Santa Clarita Valley area. Must be a graduating senior in high school, or an equivalency, and will be enrolling in

college. Students enrolling in a college accelerated program within the same qualifying

year are eligible to apply.

3. Must have earned a minimum GPA of 3.50. 4. Must be involved in extra-curricular activities in school, community, and/or the Fil-Am

Association’s projects or events.

APPLY ONLINE by going to the Fil-AM of SCV website:

Deadline for submission is Friday, March 23, 2018.

For more information, you may send an email to the Fil-Am Scholarship Committee at