Application Procedure

What is the Amount of the Individual Scholarship?

Grants have ranged from $2,500 to $4,000 per year and are renewable for a total of four years of undergraduate scholarship funding at our discretion. Individual scholarship size may fluctuate over time depending upon the size of our endowment

What does the Application Require?

An applicant’s first and second college choices and an intended course of study must be provided. It further requests SAT/ACT scores, transcripts, class standing, financial statements (including copies of parents’ tax returns), an essay, and two letters of recommendation. Interviews may be required.

What is the deadline for application submission?

February 28, 2018

When does the Foundation award the scholarships?

Applicants are notified of their scholarship awards in late May, or early June.

Final decisions with regard to the amount of the award, applicant’s qualifications and choice of college are at the full discretion of Youth Foundation’s Scholarship Committee and its Board of Directors.

Is the application available online?

Yes, it will be available to download on January 20, 2018.

Yes. You may download the form here


Youth Foundation Privacy Policy

Youth Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit private corporation whose basic objective is the awarding of scholarships to secondary school seniors for their undergraduate education.

Youth Foundation, Inc. does not collect information from site visitors nor share personal information from scholarship applicants with second or third parties.

Youth Foundation does not automatically enroll applicants to receive extraneous emails and/or solicitations of any sort.

If further communication is desired, the applicant must write a letter with an enclosed SASE to Youth Foundation Inc., Attn: Johanna Lee, 317 Madison Avenue, Suite 824, NY, NY 10017. Neither emails nor phone calls are accepted.