Francis “Slip” Madigan Scholarship

Funded by
$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
20
Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2022
Winners Announced
Dec 29, 2022
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Background:
First-generation
Education Level:
High school junior or senior
Background:
Education Level:
First-generation
High school junior or senior

Francis “Slip” Madigan was a beloved grandfather who served as an inspiration to his family. 

Francis was a second-generation resident and grew up in a family that struggled financially. Francis was the first in his family to graduate from high school and was a strong believer in the importance of education. 

This scholarship seeks to honor the life of Francis Madigan by supporting first-generation students so they can create generational change in their families.

Any high school junior or senior who will be a first-generation college student may apply for this scholarship. 

To apply, tell us why going to college is important to you and how this scholarship would help you reach your goals as a first-generation student.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Bold.org Profile
Published May 12, 2022
$1,000
1 winner$1,000
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
20
Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2022
Winners Announced
Dec 29, 2022
Education Level
High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

Why is going to college so important to you and, as a first-generation college student, how will this scholarship help you with your future plans?

400–600 words