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AXA Achievement Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.axa-equitable.com/axa-foundation/AXA-ac...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • AXA Achievement Scholarship
  • One Scholarship Way
  • St. Peter, MN 56082
  • Email Address
  • axaachievement@scholarshipamerica.org
  • Application Deadline
  • December 15, 2016
  • Number Of Awards
  • 52
  • Maximum Amount
  • $25,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The AXA Achievement Scholarship is awarded to 52 students nationwide – one selected from each state, Washington, D.C. and Puerto Rico. Each state winner receives a scholarship award of $10,000. From that pool of 52 winners, ten are selected as national winners and receive an additional $15,000, bringing the national AXA Achievers' total scholarship awards to $25,000 each. Scholarship winners, known as AXA Achievers, are ethnically and economically diverse, but they share these qualities: ambition and drive, determination to set and reach goals, respect for self, family and community, and the ability to succeed in college.

    Eligibility:
    -Be United States citizens or legal residents living or claiming residency in one of the 50 United States, Washington, D.C. or Puerto Rico
    -Be current high school seniors who plan to enroll full-time in an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the US in the upcoming academic year
    -Demonstrate ambition and self-drive as evidenced by outstanding achievement in school, community or work-related activities
    -Special consideration is given to achievements that empower society to mitigate risk through education and/or action in areas such as financial, environmental, health, safety and/or emergency preparedness

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