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Let Your Light Shine Scholarship

1 winner$1,000
Application Deadline
May 31, 2024
Winners Announced
Jul 1, 2024
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or undergraduate student
3.2 or higher
Field of Study:
Financial Status:
Involved in volunteer work

Entrepreneurs have strong passions and big dreams, waking up each day with a purpose in mind and a goal to tackle.

These students are exceptional, focusing beyond sports or the classroom to work on creating a legacy. Succeeding in starting a business requires more than just an idea; it demands ambition, drive, and perseverance in the face of difficulty in order to overcome obstacles and change the world.

This scholarship seeks to support motivated students who dream of becoming entrepreneurs after completing their college education.

Any low-income high school senior or undergraduate student who has at least a 3.2 GPA and hopes to become an entrepreneur after college may apply for this scholarship if they are involved in volunteer work.

To apply, tell us how you plan to create a legacy, what type of business you hope to start, and how you shine your light.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Passion
Published January 28, 2024
Essay Topic

How do you plan to create a legacy in your future? What type of business do you hope to create one day? In what ways do you shine your light?

400–600 words

Winning Application

Jude Servius
Bethune-Cookman UniversityNorth Miami, FL


When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is May 31, 2024. Winners will be announced on Jul 1, 2024.

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