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The application program will be available again in March 2021. Please return then to view the updated Eligibility and Awards for the 2022-2023 academic year! If you are an applicant who would like to discover more scholarship opportunities you might qualify for, please continue to the Scholarship America Hub and sign up!

 

Praxis by Leaderology Scholarship Program

PRAXIS by Leaderology seeks to close institutionally upheld opportunity gaps by providing an all-encompassing scholarship, internship, and leadership development training program.

PRAXIS participants will receive:

  • Financial support through access to a $2,500 scholarship award
  • Work Experience through a Paid Internship at Leaderology or at one of our Corporate Partners in Orange County (6–8-week Internship in the summer of 2021)
  • Competitive skills development through participation and certification in our PRAXIS Leadership Development Program
  • Individual mentoring support from an experienced Leaderology leader

The 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. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards for this scholarship are granted to eligible recipients without regard to creed, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

 

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Applicants to the Praxis by Leaderology Scholarship Program must:

  • Be a current college sophomore or junior residing in Orange County or Long Beach.
  • Self-identify as American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Hispanic or Latino, or Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year
  • Be able to take part in a paid 2021 summer internship in Southern California at a selected top-tier corporation. Ability to travel daily required.

Leaderology employees and children or dependents of Leaderology employees are ineligible.

Awards

If selected, recipients will receive a $2500 scholarship, placement at a paid internship in an Orange County, CA based organization, and access to leadership development training.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Recipients must complete a paid internship in Southern California in June – August 2021 to receive the award.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, unusual personal or family circumstances, a statement of how the applicant has exemplified fearless authentic leadership and 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 Leaderology 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.

Leaderology is the facilitator of the leadership development program, internship, and individual mentoring support. 

Notification

All applicants will be notified in early May.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Leaderology. Payment will be made in early 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 April 19, 2021 3:00 pm.

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

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