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Youth College and Career Excellence Summit
Scholarship Application


**Applicants must attend BOTH days of the virtual Youth College& Career Excellence Summit for consideration**

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

  • Recipient must be one of the following:

    • Current high school student (freshman – senior), or

    • Current/continuing college student (freshman - senior currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree), or

    • Current student pursuing an associate, technical vocational or trade school.

  • Students must have attended both days of the virtual Youth College Excellence Summit.

  • Residence status: U.S. citizen, U.S. national or permanent resident

  • GPA (must be able to provide verifiable documentation)

  • Complete a 250-word essay

  • Join "Scholarships for Scholars" on FB or IG and upload a screen shot.


Application Requirements Checklist:

  • Scholarship Application -completed by the deadline

  • Scholar Profile - using the provided template

  • Photo (.jpg or .png) - applicant photo

  • Essay - write a compelling 250-word essay on the following topic: “What are your college major and/or career aspirations? Why did you choose this major or career?”

  • School/College verification - enrollment/verification in high school, college acceptance, college enrollment

  • GPA verification - Current class schedule, unofficial transcripts, etc. (official transcripts are not required)

  • FB or IG Screen Shot - showing you joined "Scholarships for Scholars" (on FB or IG)

YCCES Scholarship Application
Due By: August 3, 2024 (no later than 10 pm ET)
School or College You Plan to Attend in the Fall (required)
Upload Scholar Profile
School or College Verification
GPA Verification
Upload File

This application is longer accepting submissions.

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