Niche College Scholarship

You First Foundation Scholarship

May 31, 2024
Awards Available: 14

Scholarship Description

The You First Foundation is pleased to support families who’ve been adversely affected by traumatic medical events by awarding scholarships to students to continue their education. Each year through your generous financial contributions, we award deserving students with scholarships. Since beginning this program, we've awarded over $154,000 in scholarships.

Scholarship Details

  • Awards scholarships up to $6,000 to deserving students.
  • Supports students affected by traumatic medical events.
  • Has awarded over $240,000 in scholarships.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Must be a Texas resident.
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must be enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited two or four-year college, university, or vocational school in the U.S.
  • Minimum GPA of 2.7 required.
  • Submission of two letters of recommendation is required.

Application Process

  1. Ensure you meet all eligibility criteria listed above.
  2. Prepare and submit your high school diploma or GED.
  3. Collect and submit two letters of recommendation.
  4. Provide college, university, or vocational school transcripts if available.
  5. Complete and submit the application form provided by the You First Foundation.

All applications are reviewed by the You First Foundation Scholarship Committee, and the winner will be selected and contacted in June. The committee is comprised of foundation board members and operates as an independent panel to identify the best candidates. Scholarship Search