Jack and Jill of America Foundation Providing $2,500 Need-Based Scholarships

Jack and Jill of America Foundation Scholarship recipients

The Jack and Jill of America Foundation’s National Scholarship Program is available to high school seniors who will become and maintain full-time status at an accredited, four year post secondary institution beginning in the fall of the year working toward a bachelor’s degree.
The program provides $2,500 need-based scholarships to returning college students who will be enrolled full-time at an accredited, post secondary institution, and who will begin their junior or senior in the fall of the current year, majoring in Communications.

Students must:

* Submit an online application

* Be African American and a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.

* Submit a current transcript

* Submit a one-page essay of your career interest

* Have a cumulative GPA of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

* Have a completed FAFSA with demonstrated need as verified by your institutions financial aid office.

* Have a Reference Form from an individual who can certify that you have completed at least 60 or more community service hours.

This is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving college students with financial need seeking a degree from a U.S.A. accredited four-year college and/or university. The award can cover the student’s educational expenses - including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. The award(s) will vary based the amount of funding available.

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is usually in NOVEMBER, and the award amount is usually $2,500.

For more details and/or to apply, visit:
https://scholarships.uncf.org/ToProgram/JandJJMB