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Multi-Ethnic Leadership Scholarship

“Developing Leadership for a Diverse, Christ-Centered Community”

About the Scholarship

The Office of Student Life, in conjunction with the Student Center for Reconciliation and Diversity, invites incoming first year Azusa Pacific University applicants to apply for the Multi-Ethnic Leadership (MEL) Scholarship. This scholarship is part of a leadership development program that challenges students to hone their skills and abilities as servant leaders and promote ethnic diversity and multicultural awareness at APU.

The scholarship is renewable, stackable, and only open to incoming first year APU applicants. Scholarship recipients are awarded $9,000 per year ($4,500 per semester). The application (including essays and reference) must be received by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2014.

Qualifications and Selection Criteria

Requirements and Expectations

Application Process

To apply for this scholarship, fill out the MEL Application Form (PDF) and one MEL Reference Form (PDF).

Email the completed MEL application (DOC) as an attachment to melscholarship@apu.edu.

Fax or mail a completed reference form (PDF) to the following:

MEL Scholarship Coordinator
Student Center for Reconciliation and Diversity
Azusa Pacific University
PO Box 7000
Azusa, CA 91702-7000
Fax: (626) 815-2069

All application materials are due by 5 p.m. on Friday, February 7, 2014.

Timeline and Notification

If you are selected for the final round of interviews you must be available for an on–campus or Skype interview between March 3–14, 2014.

Following interviews, students will be notified of their scholarship status by phone or email.

If you have any questions, feel free to contact Kristine Cody, MEL scholarship coordinator, at (626) 815-6000, Ext. 3720 or email melscholarship@apu.edu.