The Holt Wallace College Scholarship is a program designed to assist residents of Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Alabama and Florida who plan to continue their education in college.
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 of Holt Wallace College Scholarship award must be:
*Eligible postsecondary institutions includes: accredited two-year or four-year college, or university.
NOTE: Louisiana residents are also able to attend a vocational-technical school.
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive
Once scholarship recipients are selected, financial data is used to determine the amount of each award, ranging from $1,000 to $7,500. Recipients must demonstrate financial need as determined by Scholarship America to receive an award.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of the The Holt Family Foundation play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in May. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients. Students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of the sponsor. Awards will be paid in one installment in early August.
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.