The loss of a loved one is hard to deal with and affects people at different points in their lives, manifesting in different ways.
However, loss should not define someone. It is important to grieve but equally important not to lose yourself along the way. The perseverance it takes to overcome such challenging points in life should be acknowledged and celebrated, since this is no easy feat. Jeans kindness and generosity will be remembered by all who had the pleasure of knowing him. He was a giver and ultimately loved helping others. The Jean Antoine Joas Scholarship will honor the memory of Jean Antoine Joas while supporting students who have experienced the loss of a loved one.
High school seniors, trade school, undergraduate and graduate students are eligible to apply if they have lost a loved one. To apply, write about yourself and how you plan to use your career to make a positive impact on the world.
Tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your career.
The application deadline is Jun 24, 2023. Winners will be announced on Jul 24, 2023.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jul 24, 2023. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution or future academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
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Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.