The ASQ- Orange Empire Section (701) scholarship will be awarded for the 2017-2018 academic year for two eligible member or immediate family member of the Orange Empire Section, or an individual sponsored by an eligible Orange Empire Section member.
The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and submit a completed application by September 30, 2018. The scholarship recipients will be notified by October 15 by written confirmation.
Scholarship award monies must be utilized toward tuition, books and associated fees at an accredited college or university. Award check will be payable to the student.
Scholarship complete information and application can be downloaded at the following link DOWNLOAD

Scholarship Requirements

All applicants must be current members of ASQ Orange Empire Section 0701 or must be sponsored by an active member of the Section. ASQ membership number must be provided for applicant or sponsor. Section membership will be verified. Members of the ASQ-Section Scholarship Committee are not eligible for sponsorship of this award.
All applicants must be enrolled and in good standing at an accredited university for the 2017-2018 school year. A college certified transcript must be provided for the 2017-2018 school year.
– A completed, application must be submitted by 11:59 PM September 30, 2018.
– A 2-3 page Essay must be submitted supporting the theme for 2018 (see last page of application).
The Application is to be completed online or sent electronically via email to the Scholarship Coordinator at using the email subject as “ASQ0701 Scholarship Application – Your First and Last Name”. Send the file as an attachment such as docx , gdocs, pdf, other format that can be viewed by Microsoft Office or Adobe Reader.

Application Process

Apply via email  – Download Application at the following link:

Apply online: Continue with application form

Completed application and additional documents must be submitted via email or online by 11:59 PM September 30, 2018 and sent to the Scholarship Coordinator as noted below.

Documents Required:
• Completed and signed application
• College Transcripts from Previous Year
• Completed essay

Important Dates:
• Scholarship Application starts : August 14, 2018
• Application Deadline: September 30, 2018
• Scholarship Recipient announced: October 15, 2018
• Scholarship presentation : October 25, 2018

Contact the Scholarship Coordinator for questions about the application or the scholarship.
Scholarship Coordinator – Abel C. Cortez (ASQ 0701 ViceChair)
Cell (818) 322-6187

5. Essay Theme

Please provide a 2-3 page essay based on the quality theme “The Innovation of You” and focus areas below which is based on the ASQ 2018 World Conference on Quality Improvement. Use the below link to access the Focus Areas (under the Theme tab) and chose one or more to cover.