Application Process


Each year the Amin Arasteh Foundation offers numerous scholarships to deserving students.  Depending on available funding, Arasteh Foundation prioritizes its funding to talented and qualified applicants.  Pursuant to the review process, selections are made according to the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled or eligible for enrollment at an approved institution
  • Have completed the matriculation process which involves testing, placement, college orientation and counseling
  • Be enrolled in a degree
  • Be making excellent academic standing with 3.5 CGPA
  • Have financial need as demonstrated through application
  • Have a high school diploma


  1. Accepting Applications from April 1 to May 30
  2. Final Decision Notification by June 30


If you believe you meet the eligibility requirements, please submit the below documents to us via email (

  • Scholarship Application Form (please email to receive the application form)
  • Write an essay about yourself, your goals, the challenges you have overcome and why you should be a recipient of this scholarship (This essay should be in 500 words or more)
  • Letter of recommendations must be from a current or former teacher or instructor
  • An Academic Transcript, sealed and sent DIRECTLY to our office
  • Recent tax return for you and/or your parent(s)/guardian
  • Financial Aid breakdown (list scholarship, loan, and other funding amounts)
  • Academic Expenses
  • Undergraduate/Graduate Course Structure (courses you need to take to graduate)