American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation, Inc. has established scholarship programs to assist children of full-time AmFam Group employees, American Family Insurance agency owners or American Family Insurance agency staff who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team.
Applicants to the American Family Insurance Dreams Foundation Scholarship Program must meet all of the following criteria:
Dependents of Foundation officers, Board of Directors, or Vice Presidents and above, are ineligible to apply.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $2,500 award.
Awards may be renewed for up to three additional years or until a bachelor’s degree is earned, whichever occurs first. Renewal is contingent upon satisfactory academic performance in a full-time course of study and continuation of the program by the Foundation.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Selection of Recipients
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need is not considered.
A balance in the number of Racial and Ethnic applications and the number of scholarships awarded will also be considered. American Family Operating companies is also considered in the selection.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of the Foundation play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients and all applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
All applicants will be notified in May.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the Foundation. Payment is made in August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
NOTE: If you are providing SAT or ACT test scores, and those scores are not listed on your high school transcript, you will need to upload a copy of your test score report(s) separately.
One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than March 6, 2024 3:00 pm Central Time.
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.