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1898 Foundation Scholarship
Application status: Closed

1898 Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors, current undergraduate or graduate level students who plan to continue their education in college, university or vocational school programs.

This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the 1898 Foundation Scholarship must:

  • Be a dependent*, grandchild, or spouse of full‑time or part-time domestic employee or caddie of Century Country Club
    *Dependent children are defined as biological, step- or legally adopted children living in the employee’s household or primarily supported by the employee

Or

  • Be a full-time or part-time domestic employee or caddie at Century Country Club

And

  • Be high school senior, graduate, current college undergraduate or graduate level student
  • Plan to enroll in full-time or part-time undergraduate study or graduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational school for the entire upcoming academic year
  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Statement of goals and aspirations
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation.

Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of 1898 Foundation play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to 5 awards will be granted. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Award recipients will be sent an email invitation to register and participate in Scholarship America’s financial literacy tool, WhichWay.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in late May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of 1898 Foundation. Payment is made in August.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than May 7, 2021 3:00 pm.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

1898 Foundation has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!