Exceptional Youth Scholarship

May 17, 2025
Awards Available: 10

Scholarship Description

The Exceptional Youth Scholarship recognizes deserving high school seniors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement and commitment to community service.

Scholarship Details

  • Ten scholarships of $10,000 each
  • Recognizes youth who have demonstrated remarkable conduct through community service efforts, volunteerism, and mentorship activities

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a high school senior at time of application
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Must have completed the FAFSA
  • Must have devoted a mimimum of 100 hours to community service, volunteer work, or mentorship during high school
  • Must be a US citizen or permanent resident

Application Requirements

  1. High school transcript(s)
  2. Email addresses for two recommenders:
    • School Recommendation (form within the application)
    • Community Service Recommendation (form within the application)
  3. FAFSA:
    • FAFSA Submission Summary which includes the Student Aid Index (SAI)
    • Student Aid Index (SAI)
  4. Letter of acceptance from college/university you will attend
    • Cost of attendance for that college/university
    • Financial aid award letter from that college/university

A total of ten (10) high school seniors will each be awarded a one-time scholarship of $10,000 to be applied towards the cost of attendance including tuition, housing, books, and other on-campus related expenses at accredited, four-year colleges and universities in the United States. Within 24 hours of submitting a request to the recommender’s email address, please check with them to confirm they received the link to the online form. The email will come from Global Sports Development. If it is not in their inbox, please have them check their junk mail

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