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The Equitable Family Scholarship Program is exclusively for the children and grandchildren of Equitable employees and financial professionals. The program is open to graduating high school seniors, or current college undergraduates, who are planning 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 Equitable Family Scholarship Program must be:
*Dependents are defined as; biological children, stepchildren; adopted children, and legal/court appointed wards.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $5,000 award. Up to twenty (20) awards will be granted.
Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
All applicants will be notified in early spring.
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Equitable Foundation. Payment is made in August.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need will be considered during selection but is not required to receive an award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Equitable or Equitable Foundation play a part in the selection. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.