The Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

The Jackie Robinson Foundation provides a multi-faceted experience designed to not only address the financial needs of students who aspire to attend college but to guide them through the process of higher education.

Annual Amount

up to $30,000 over four years

Additional Selection Criteria

ELIGIBILITY

To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Present evidence of financial need
  • Demonstrate a record of academic excellence
  • Demonstrate leadership potential and a dedication to community service
  • Submit an official SAT and/or ACT test exam score from junior or senior year*
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved 4-year college within the United States or affiliated with a United States-based college or university
  • Have not accrued more than 25% of credits needed to graduate from college

JRF recognizes the challenges of taking standardized tests during the COVID-19 pandemic; applicants who do not HAVE TEST SCORES to submit will not be disadvantages in the selection process.

Application Process

APPLICATION COMPONENTS

The online Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship application includes:

  • One recommendation
  • Demographics
  • High school information including an unofficial high school transcript
  • College plans
  • Test scores (AP, IB, PSAT, ACT, or SAT)
  • Activities and distinctions
  • Household information
  • Four essays

For online application, go to:  https://connect.jackierobinson.org/apply/?sr=acbd4355-cd75-489f-b40e-08b18b20b71d

Deadline

January 11, 2023

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/

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