Real Life Scholarship

The Real Life Scholarship is a need-based college scholarship available for
Real Life High School Seniors or College Students of refugee or immigrant background.

This year, Youthlinc is pleased to announce that it will be offering
one $5,000 scholarship, one $3,000 scholarship, and three $2,000 scholarships.

Real Life Scholarship

The Real Life Scholarship is a need-based college scholarship available for
Real Life High School Seniors of refugee or immigrant background.

This year, Youthlinc is pleased to announce that it will be offering
one $5,000 scholarship, one $3,000 scholarship, and three $2,000 scholarships.

Who Qualifies?

Applicants 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)

Apply Now!

Complete this online application and submit the documents listed below. Applications are due March 15, 2020. 

Meet Past Winners

Meet our 2019 Real Life Scholarship winners.

Recommendation Form

Form that gives your recommender information about the award.

Required Documents

Applicants must have the following documents prepared to submit their online application.

• 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)
• Recommendation Form (Site Supervisor, Real Life Intern, or other)

Real Life Scholarship Sponsors

BARKER CHARITABLE FOUNDATION

Please contact Shelly at 801-540-4022 or shelly@youthlinc.org for questions.