Who's Eligible: Minority high school students who will be attending a four-year institution
Award Amount: Up to $7,500
Due Date: March
Minority students with leadership skills and financial need are encouraged to apply for this award. Those who win will not only receive college cash, they will also receive academic mentoring, internship opportunities, and an invitation to New York City (expenses paid of course) to attend the Jackie Robinson Foundation's annual Scholars Networking Weekend. Along with the cash comes responsibility. To maintain the scholarship, Jackie Robinson recipients must complete public service hours in addition to maintaining strong grades.