Scholarship Details

SAVE JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION YOUNG SCHOLARS PROGRAM

Scholarship Description

The Cooke Young Scholars Program is a selective 5-year, pre-college scholarship for high-performing 7th grade students with financial need. It provides comprehensive academic and college advising, as well as financial support for school, Cooke-sponsored summer programs, internships, and other learning enrichment opportunities.

Field of Study

Additional Information

  • Type Of Award: SCHOLARSHIP
  • Amount: VARIES
  • Application Deadline: 03/14/2019
  • Level Of Study: N/A
  • Automatic Consideration: NO
  • Renewable: YES
Application Address
Contact Information

1-800-941-3300 or email scholarships@jkcf.org

Minimum Requirement

To be considered for the Young Scholars Program, the applicant must meet the following eligibility requirements: Grade level: Entering 8th grade in the fall of 2019. Academics: Since the beginning of 6th grade, have earned grades of all or mostly A’s in school with no C’s or below in core academic subjects (English/Language Arts, Math, Science, Social Studies/History, Foreign Language). Income: Demonstrate unmet financial need. We will consider applicants with family income up to $95,000. Last year’s cohort of new Young Scholars had a median family income of approximately $39,000. Location: Reside in the U.S. or a U.S. territory and plan to attend high school in the U.S.