Jillian Ellis Pathway Scholarship

$1,000
1 winner$1,000
In Review
Application Deadline
Oct 19, 2023
Winners Announced
Nov 19, 2023
Education Level
Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Ethncity:
African American
Background:
Adult learner or first-generation college student
Ethncity:
Background:
African American
Adult learner or first-generation college student

The Jillian Ellis Scholarship Foundation wants to fund non-traditional students. We understand educational paths aren't always linear. Our passion is to support resilient students who have a story.

As one way of supporting this mission, we created the Jillian Ellis Pathway scholarship. The scholarship is open to all African American college students who are:

  • Adult Learners, or
  • First-generation Students

To apply, send a 400-600 word essay about what makes you resilient and how you plan to use your degree to uplift others from underrepresented communities.

Selection Criteria:
Published August 18, 2023
$1,000
1 winner$1,000
In Review
Application Deadline
Oct 19, 2023
Winners Announced
Nov 19, 2023
Education Level
Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

To apply, send a 400-600 word essay about what makes you resilient and how you plan to use your degree to uplift others from underrepresented communities.

400–600 words

Winners and Finalists

November 2021

Winners