Real Life Scholarship 

Youthlinc is pleased to announce that it will be offering the following need-based college scholarships to Real Life High School Seniors of refugee or immigrant background:

  • (1) $5,000 scholarship
  • (1) $3,000 scholarship
  • (3) $1,000 scholarships

The Deadline to provide the above materials and complete the online application is March 15, 2020

Requirements – A student must:

  • Have a refugee or immigrant background
  • Be a Real Life participant
  • Be accepted to a college or university and be a full-time student
  • Maintain a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Complete FAFSA (PELL eligible)
  • Be willing to have an interview with the scholarship panel

Complete Online Application: click here

***Don’t forget to complete and send in your documents as well***

Documents to Prepare:

  • A 1-2 page personal statement (stating refugee/immigrant background and education and career goals)
  • Most recent transcripts (unofficial transcripts OK)
  • Photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, or student ID)
  • Letter of Recommendation from Site Supervisor or Real Life Intern

Questions please contact: