Young Christian Leaders Scholarship

$1,000

Deadline Varies

Awards Available: 24

Apply Now!
  • Scholarship Description
  • Funded by the law firm of Buttafuoco & Associates, YCL was created to support the next generation of dedicated, Christian professionals who will use their talents to impact their families, communities, and the world. YCL is for the empowerment of students who have shown dedication, character, promise, determination and a desire to apply those qualities to their God-given calling. Young people under the age of 24 who are either high school seniors entering college or are currently full-time undergraduates are eligible to apply. Graduate students are not eligible.

    Eligibility:
    -Be attending, active members of their local church. College students who attend school away from home will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis, and a representative from the scholarship committee will verify the applicant's membership status with his/her home church
    -Minimum 3.0 GPA
    -Be already enrolled or have plans to be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate degree program
    -Graduate students are not eligible
    -Be a permanent resident of New York, New Jersey, or Connecticut, but can attend college/university elsewhere

    All applications received by the 15th of the month will be considered for the next month's contest. Applications received after the 15th will be considered for the month after the next. (e.g., an application received on April 16th will be considered for June). Email applications will not be accepted.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Rob Taormina
  • 144 Woodbury Rd
  • Woodbury, NY 11797
  • info@yclscholarship.org
  • 516-692-6790

See if you qualify for this award

Learn more about this scholarship and many more.
Find Scholarships Instantly!
  

Comments (3)

expand_less

Care to comment?
Go ahead - we're listening! Did you apply for this scholarship? Why? Why not? Maybe you even won!
Your comments could help fellow Scholarships.com members.


If you can read this, don't touch the following fields


Hanna K.  on 2/9/2018 11:19:22 AM

I connect to almost all of the criteria on this scholarship, but I live in Michigan and will attend a college as well. Is there any way for me to still be eligible for this scholarship even though I am from out of the area? Thank you for your consideration.

Jonathan H  on 11/27/2015 1:42:07 PM

Not sure what happened in the description on this website, but for the actual scholarship you have to be a resident from New York or Connecticut, this doesn't include PA or NJ.

pierre m  on 6/23/2015 7:11:07 PM

Thank you very much for consideration and the award. May the great Lord bless you all.

Latest College & Financial Aid News

Colleges Cut Ties with Papa John's Founder over Alleged Racist Remarks

July 19, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Colleges and universities nationwide are continuing to cut ties to John Schnatter, the founder of Papa John's Pizza, after he used a racial slur to describe black people. Even after resigning and issuing an apology, Schnatter accused the board for not "doing any investigation" and acting solely on "rumor and innuendo." [...]

Supreme Court Rules for Professor in Viral Blog Case

July 10, 2018

by Susan Dutca

The Wisconsin Supreme Court ruled Friday that Marquette University wrongfully suspended a political science professor after he criticized a graduate student over a discussion on gay marriage. It also ordered the university to reinstate him and pay damages immediately. The court's 4-2 decision in favor of professor John McAdams determined that Marquette violated McAdams' academic freedom as defined in his contract. [...]

Google Brings IT Programs to Community Colleges

June 28, 2018

by Susan Dutca

Google is headed back to college and it's bringing an IT Professional Certificate program to more than 25 community colleges to train graduates for the roughly 150,000 "well-paying jobs currently open in IT" in the United States. Over the course of the eight-month program, students will learn to manage and solve problems with computer systems and servers. [...]