All Ways Up Foundation Scholarship

pisTo nurture the potential of our country’s future leaders, activists and philanthropists, ALL WAYS UP established a scholarship program in 2009, focused on youth who, without financial support, might otherwise be unable to obtain a college education. To date, ALL WAYS UP has provided over $2.5 million in scholarships to more than 450 students.ts, ALL WAYS UP established a scholarship program in 2009, focused on youth who, without financial support, might otherwise be unable to obtain a college education. To date, ALL WAYS UP has provided over $2.5 million in scholarships to more than 450 students.

The primary focus of ALL WAYS UP is to help motivated students with demonstrated financial need turn their dreams of a college education into reality. Applications for the ALL WAYS UP Scholarship are open to eligible students during the spring of their senior year of high school. The students receive an average of $2,500 per year to assist with college-related expenses that are not covered by financial aid. The scholarships are renewable while the students are enrolled in college. This year, ALL WAYS UP will award scholarships to an additional 60 students from all over the United States.


Annual Amount

average of $2,500 per year

Additional Selection Criteria

SCHOLARSHIP CRITERIA

To be considered for this scholarship, all applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Have lived at a Section 8 property for at least one (1) year OR be nominated by an ALL WAYS UP Charity Partner
  • Be a senior at an accredited high school
  • Have maintained at least a 2.5 cumulative high school grade-point-average (GPA) on a 4.0 grade scale
  • Plan to enroll in a four-year accredited university pursuing their first bachelor's degree
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Be available to attend the UP Through Education Summit.


Application Process

Click here to begin the application.

Student motivation plays a critical role in the selection process.

We take into account the following factors, giving priority to students who demonstrate the greatest drive to succeed:

  • Motivation
  • GPA
  • Leadership potential
  • Extracurricular activities
  • Financial need



Deadline

April 6, 2020

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.allwaysup.org/what-we-do/scholarships/