The Association of Chinese Teachers (TACT) invites SFUSD Chinese American high school seniors who will graduate in June 2020 to participate in its scholarship program. TACT will award scholarships of $2000 to students whose goals will benefit their community. Applicants are required to complete an application form and submit it with 2 letters of recommendation and official transcript by February 19, 2020.
Selection Criteria: Semi-finalists will be selected according to the following criteria:
Download the application
Contact Matthew Allen if you have any questions.
Buck Gee (Angel Island Immigration Station Foundation), Frank Wu (president of C-100) and Historian David Lei, with sponsorship by the Chinese Six Companies and the Chinese American Heritage Foundation, will gather to talk about Chinese Americans and Civil Rights as it pertains to Chinese American history.
The event will happen on Saturday August 31, 2019, from 1:00 to 5:30 pm at Victory Hall (owned by the Six Companies) - 827 Stockton Street.
Topics will include the Bamboo Ceiling in the Silicon Valley, the future of civil rights, a 1 hour showing of a film on the Chinese Exclusion Act (with Chinese subtitles), and the historical Supreme Court Cases brought up by the Chinese Six Companies. Free admission.
TACT is a non-profit operating under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3).
We are entirely volunteer-run.
Our tax ID is #94-2325845.