2021 Steps For Change Scholarship
Application Deadline: April 26th, 2021
The Steps For Change Scholarship is an income and merit-based scholarship awarded to high school seniors applying to a college or university to further their career goals. Students from low-income families are recognized for their capacity to lead and commitment to making a significant impact on communities. Award recipients must display academic excellence, exude passion in empowering the community, and exemplify a desire for continuous personal growth.
To be eligible for The Steps For Change Scholarship, the applicant MUST:
Be of legal status in the United States
Be a current high school senior expecting to graduate in 2021
Be in the process of applying to, or accepted to, a college or university
Have a household income of less than $55,000
Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.5
Please note: Ineligible applicants will not be evaluated.
How to Apply
To apply for the 2021 Steps For Change Scholarship, the applicant must provide all of the following by April 26th, 2021.
1. A completed scholarship application
Please submit through the online application provided in the link below OR download and fill in the PDF application and send it to email@example.com. PDF application may also be mailed to PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.
2. An official transcript of academic marks sent to our mailing address at PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.* Unofficial transcripts will not be accepted.
*Due to recent school closures amidst the pandemic, we will be accepting emailed transcripts.
3. One letter of recommendation written from and sent by a faculty member or community leader via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or via mail to PO Box 27685, Los Angeles, CA 90027.
4. A one-minute video answering the question: How would you value yourself?
Please be sure to state your full name at the beginning of the video and submit the video via email to email@example.com. Applicant may also upload video to YouTube and send us a link to the video.
By applying for the 2021 Steps For Change Scholarship, you agree to these Terms and Conditions.