Christina Sunga Ryook Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.0
Amount: $4,000
Location or HS: Westlake High School
College: University of Michigan
App Type: External

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support as a memorial to honor the life of Christina Sunga Ryook, a graduate of the University of Michigan and Westlake High School, who died in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001. The Christina Sunga Ryook Memorial Scholarship is for Westlake High School graduates who will be attending the University of Michigan. Recipients are selected based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, community involvement, leadership, personality, and financial need.

For information and to apply, contact: Guidance office, Westlake High School 

Award process: Formal notification of award will be made by the Cleveland Foundation to the selected recipient(s). Awards will be paid to the school for the benefit of the student and must be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies, and/or equipment required for coursework.

Recipient requirements:

  1. Maintain a full-time enrollment status
  2. Email a grade report to the Scholarship team for each item
  3. A thank you note to the donors and selection committee members for this fund is not required but always appreciated and may be sent via email.

One-time award: This is a one-time award and may not be renewed for subsequent years.