Jillian Ellis Pathway Scholarship

Funded by
Jillian Ellis
Learn more about the Donor
$1,105
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Oct 24, 2021
Winners Announced
Nov 25, 2021
Education Level
Undergraduate
2
Contributions
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.

Diversity and Inclusion
Selection Criteria:
$1,105
1 winner
Open
Application Deadline
Oct 24, 2021
Winners Announced
Nov 25, 2021
Education Level
Undergraduate
2
Contributions
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

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Oct 24, 2021. Winners will be announced on Nov 25, 2021.