Deadline: March 30, 2012
Through its Education and Leadership Development Program, the Jackie Robinson Foundation provides scholarships of up to $7,500 annually to minority high school students showing leadership potential and demonstrating financial need to attend an accredited 4-year college or university of their choice.
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 22; and
* Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.
The required components of the Jackie Robinson Foundation application are:
A completed and submitted online application;
* One (1) letter of recommendation submitted online only
SAT or ACT scores sent to the Foundation directly from the testing agencies.
* The Foundation’s college codes are: SAT 4248/ACT: 6570.
* You will need to have a copy of your SAT or ACT scores and your latest high school transcript in order to complete the questions on the online application.