Description: Through its Education and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $24,000/four years to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.
Eligibility: To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:
-Be a graduating, minority high school senior;
-Plan to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution within the United States;
-Show leadership potential;
-Demonstrate a dedication to community service;
-Present evidence of financial need;
-Be a United States citizen;
-A minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21; and
-Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Subject: Various Courses
Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing Undergraduate Degree level.
Provider: Jackie Robinson Foundation
For Which Country: USA
For Whom: National
Number of awards offered: Around 60 awards are given out annually but the number of scholarship awards varies each year.
Duration of award(s): Award is for students planning to attend an accredited and approved four–year institution in USA.
What does it cover? The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $24,000.
Selection Criteria: Not Known
Notification: Application status will be notified via email by April 30, 2013 and final selections will be announced by June 15, 2013.
Deadline: The application closing date is February 15, 2013.