Scholarship Amount

Up to $10,000 USD

Number of Awards

Up to 10 (a combination of new one-time and renewable scholarships will be made, renewable scholarships recipients must meet renewal requirements)

Finalists must interview with the selection committee

Previous applicants /recipients may reapply

The Huang Leadership Development Scholarship was established by Bob and Lily Huang in recognition of the loyalty and dedication of SYNNEX employees worldwide to support those employees, past employees, dependents and grandchildren who choose to further their personal leadership development through higher education for the future prosperity of the globalized world.

Scholarship recipients will be selected based on academic achievement excellence and leadership qualities as evidenced by their personal statement, letters of reference, school and community activities.

Eligibility Requirements

Current employee or past employee, or a legal dependent or grandchild of a current or past employee of SYNNEX Corporation, or its subsidiaries who left the company in good standing.

Current employee or past employee, or a legal dependent or grandchild of a current or past employee that worked for SYNNEX Corporation or its subsidiaries for a minimum of three years at the time of the application deadline.

Demonstrated academic excellence and leadership qualities through activities in school, community or social service activities.

Accepted into and confirmed intent to enroll OR be enrolled on a full-time basis in an undergraduate program in a four-year college or university ranked as a top college or university according to the current year U.S. News and World Report’s college/university rankings or comparable source:

Award recipients must be willing to share their experience with their peers and future applicants.

Application Deadline

Silicon Valley Community Foundation must receive the completed online application form and all supporting materials (personal statement, letters of reference, transcripts, proof of employment OR prior employment and financial statements) in English by 11:59 p.m. (PST) on Monday, August 17, 2020.

The Huang Leadership Development Scholarship is a fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation. SVCF’s scholarship program is committed to providing opportunities for those who are interested in helping talented young people pursue their dreams through a quality education. Each scholarship expresses a deep belief in the power of education and its ability to help young people achieve their dreams.

About Silicon Valley Community Foundation

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