2020 Mega Bank Scholarship Program


$10,000 in Scholarship Awards Available

Ten $1,000 Scholarships Available for High School Seniors
Planning to Attend College as a Full-Time, Degree-Seeking Student in the Fall of 2020
Mega Bank is committed to supporting youth residing in its business service territories to fulfill their dreams of obtaining a higher education.

Application Deadline:
11:59 PM
Wednesday, March 25, 2020


  • High school seniors who reside in Los Angeles County and Orange County, California

  • Plan to attend a U.S. Accredited 4-Year College/University of California or a Community College as a 1st year student in the Fall of 2019 (if selected, must submit college acceptance letter for verification)

  • A minimum cumulative unweighted high school GPA of 3.0

  • A household income at or below the County Low Income Level (if selected, must provide 2018 or 2019 tax return for verification)

  • Open to ALL MAJORS and there is no ethnicity requirement


  • Application Form

  • Recommender Form from a Community Service Advisor

  • Official High School Transcript


Announcement Flier

Sample Application

Low Income Level Chart

Sample Recommender Form


Online Application

Online Recommender Form

The scholarship awards will only be used to cover the cost of tuition for attending a college/university, as defined by the institution attended.

All materials must be RECEIVED by 11:59pm PST, Wednesday, March 25 2020. Anything received (whether mailed, emailed, or faxed) past that date and time will not be considered, regardless of the postmark. Application and recommender forms MUST be submitted online – Hard copies will NOT be accepted.

Questions or inquiries?

Contact by phone: (213) 624-6400 ext. 6 or by email: scholarships@apcf.org.

Scholarship Awardees
Click the links below to see the scholarship recipients from years prior:


Angela Park; Norwalk, CA – San Francisco State University

Angelique Hale; Los Angeles, CA – University of California, Los Angeles

Ariadna Torres; Los Angeles, CA – California State University, Los Angeles

Christopher Gonzalez; Buena Park, CA – California State University, Fullerton

David Yi; Cypress, CA – University of Pennsylvania

Dejie Zhen; Los Angeles, CA – Bowdoin College

Edward Tran; San Gabriel, CA – Stanford University

Janet Zamudio; Los Angeles, CA – University of California, Los Angeles

Josselyn Melendez; South El Monte, CA – University of California, Irvine

Miriam Sills; Los Angeles, CA – University of Chicago