Jacki Robinson Scholarship Foundation

  • Description:

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

    • Be a graduating 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;
    • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21;
    • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4–year College when applying for the scholarship.

    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: February 1, 2021

McDonald's® HACER® National Scholarship

  • Description:

    Check out the requirements below to see if the HACER® National Scholarship is right for you:

    • You’re a high school senior
    • You’re a legal U.S. resident
    • You’re younger than 21 years old
    • You carry a minimum 3.0 GPA
    • You’re eligible to attend a two- or four-year college or university with a full-time course of study
    • You’ll disclose other scholarship programs that you’ve applied for
    • You’ll enroll and attend an accredited institution in the academic year after your selection (verification needed, as scholarship funds are paid directly to the schools)
    • You have at least one parent of Hispanic heritage

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: February 3, 2021

Elks Foundation Legacy Awards

  • Legacy Awards are $4,000 scholarships available to children and grandchildren of Elks members. Eligibility requirements are outlined below.

    The 2022 contest and application will open on September 1, 2021.

    The deadline for 2022 applications is February 7, 2022.

    Read below for eligibility information and answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

    Who is Eligible?

    1. For the 2022 contest, any child or grandchild (or step-child, step-grandchild, or legal ward) of a living Elk who joined the order on or before April 1, 2019, or a charter member of a Lodge that was instituted on or after April 1, 2019, is eligible to apply. The Elk must also be a paid-up member through March 31, 2022. Great-grandchildren are not eligible.
    2. The applicant must be a high school senior. 
    3. The applicant must apply online only. The 2022 Legacy Awards application deadline is February 7, 2022.
    4. If the applicant's parent and grandparent are both Elk members, the applicant must apply through the parent's Elks Lodge.
    5. We have waived the standardized test requirement for the 2022 Legacy contest. You do not need to submit ACT and/or SAT scores.
    6. Students may apply for more than one ENF scholarship; however, they may win only one. In cases where the student wins more than one, we will award the scholarship with the greater value. Students can accept local and state scholarships, which are separate from the awards at the national level.
    7. Legacy Awards may only be applied to accredited US American schools, colleges or universities. (Note: Applicants from Guam, Panama, Puerto Rico and the Philippines may apply Legacy Awards toward schools, colleges or universities in their respective homes.) 
    8. If you are selected as a 2022 Legacy Awards recipient, you will be required to perform service once a year with an Elks Lodge during the four years you are receiving the scholarship. Click here for more information about serving with the Elks.

    Application: CLICK HERE
    Application Deadline: February 7, 2022 

Simon Youth Scholarship

  • Description:

    To be eligible, applicants must:

    • Be a high school senior attending school and living in a Simon® community,
    • Be a legal U.S. resident;
    • Plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school in Fall 2020;
    • Demonstrate academic promise and financial need.

    Applicants will be evaluated based on academic promise, financial need, written response, work experience and community/extracurricular involvement.

    Scholarship recipients are eligible for a one-time $1,500 scholarship, with one scholarship awarded at each Simon center.

    In addition, the top-ranking applicants selected in Simon communities will be eligible for the Award of Excellence, which is a renewable scholarship awarded to one student in eligible Simon regions.

    Award Amount: $1,500
    Application: CLICK HERE 
    Application Deadline: February 17, 2021