Jon Kaye Memorial Scholarship

$4,000
2 winners, $2,000 each
Open
Application Deadline
Aug 1, 2024
Winners Announced
Sep 1, 2024
Education Level
Undergraduate
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Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
Trade school student
State:
New York
GPA:
3.0 or higher
Education Level:
State:
GPA:
Trade school student
New York
3.0 or higher

Jonathan “Jon” Kaye was born in New York City on June 25th, 1971, to his mother Sheri, a singer, and his father Murray, an entrepreneur who owned a beauty salon.

Jon was very close with his brothers, sister, and cousins and enjoyed exploring the city with them. Jon played baseball and football and was a true team player, full of sportsmanship and empathy. Jon was brilliant, a talented self-taught musician, and a lover of cars and mechanics. Jon was admired by many and loved giving back to others.

This scholarship seeks to honor the life of Jon Kaye by supporting a student currently pursuing a degree in trade school. 

Any trade school student in New York who has big dreams and at least a 3.0 GPA may apply for this scholarship.

To apply, write a short essay about how cars, music, or animals have affected your life. You may also submit a letter of recommendation if you’d like.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Published March 14, 2024
$4,000
2 winners, $2,000 each
Open
Application Deadline
Aug 1, 2024
Winners Announced
Sep 1, 2024
Education Level
Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners