Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship

Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship
Posted on 12/20/2017


Encourage Your Students to Apply for the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship


We are pleased to inform you that the online application for theJackie Robinson Foundation Scholarshipis now available atwww.jackierobinson.org. The JRF application is the vehicle through which more than 4,000 talented young minority high school students apply to become JRF Scholars and carry on the civic-minded legacy of the Foundation’s namesake, Jackie Robinson.


The deadline to submit the application for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship is February 1, 2018 by 5:00 pm ET.


2018 Application Process Timeline

  • February 1, 2018 JRF Scholarship Application due
  • April 30, 2018 Notification of Application Status
  • June 15, 2018 Final selections announced


Frequently Asked Questions

We are happy to provide you with Frequently Asked Questions about the Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship. We have compiled a listing of the queries we most often receive into one easy to read document for you and your students. To downloadclick here.



To be eligible for a Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a graduating, minority high school senior
  • Plan to attend an accredited and approved four-year institution within the United States
  • Show leadership potential
  • Demonstrate a dedication to community service
  • Present evidence of financial need
  • Be a United States citizen
  • Have a minimum SAT score of 1,000 combined on the math and critical reading sections or a composite ACT score of 21
  • Not possess a degree from a 2 or 4-year college when applying for the scholarship

To learn more about the Jackie Robinson Foundation, please visit our website at www.jackierobinson.org.

Jackie Robinson Foundation
75 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10013-1917


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