The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is a new undergraduate scholarship program available to high-performing high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend and graduate from the nation’s best 4-year colleges and universities. Selected from a nationwide pool of applicants, up to 40 students will become Jack Kent Cooke Scholars and have access to funding for up to 4 years for undergraduate studies.

Each award is intended to cover a significant share of the student’s educational expenses – including tuition, living expenses, books and required fees. Awards vary by individual, based on the cost of tuition as well as other grants or scholarships he or she may receive.

This highly competitive scholarship includes:

· Up to $30,000 per year to attend a 4-year accredited undergraduate school

· Ability to pursue any area of study

· Personal advising about selecting a college and navigating financial aid

· Multifaceted advising about how to transition to college and maximize the college student experience

Find out if you qualify to apply for the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship:Selection & Eligibility.

Phase 1 applications will be available August 2013 and will close in early November 2013. All applicants will be notified regarding their Phase 1 application status in mid-November. Scholarship recipients will be notified in late February 2014.

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