- The AJ
Wang Foundation was established as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in
November, 2008 to provide funding to various educational institutions to pursue
programs to support students.
Foundation is led by a couple who immigrated to the U. S. to pursue the
“American Dream.” It is through hard work and their will to overcome financial
obstacles that they have become successful entrepreneurs.
- As their life-long goal to “give back” to the
communities that supported them to realize their dreams, they established this Foundation to support those with the greatest need. The Foundation is currently supported and
staffed by volunteers.
Scholarship Fund, a component of the AJ Wang Foundation, was established in
- The Scholarship Fund also receives
donations from others wishing to participate in “giving back” in the same
manner as the founders of the organization.
scholarship fund is targeting students attending identified community colleges
in the Southern California area.
Scholarship Fund provides scholarships for at least two consecutive years for
students attending a community college in the Los Angeles, Ventura County
and Orange County areas.
- The scholarship can be used for
tuition, fees, books, supplies, housing, transportation and/or food.
on the student’s progress towards completion of degree, program, or certification,
as well as academic standing, a student may apply for a second or third year
- Students must provide proof
demonstrating progress, this includes transcripts and registration.
- April 15-June 1 is the annual application period. Recipients of the scholarships must also
provide testimonies on how the money is spent to support them to realize their
COLLEGES THE SCHOLARSHIPS SUPPORT
AJ Wang Foundation Scholarship Fund provides annual financial support targeting
between 40 and 50 students attending the following community colleges:
all nine Los Angeles Community College District
Coastline Community College
El Camino Community College Compton Center
Pasadena City College