At this time, we are not accepting applications. Please visit us again in September 2022 for updates on new application

APPLICATION INFORMATION

Fathers for Scholars 
“Providing Hope through Education”

Scholarship Application

1. Refer to application process below for a list of the supporting documents needed (i.e., reference forms, evidence of GPA, etc.). Incomplete applications will not be considered.
2. If any question does not apply to you in this application please put N/A in the space.
3. Type or print legibly. 
4. If you have any questions about the application, please email your question to fathers@fathers4scholars.org
5. The application is optimized for viewing using Adobe's free PDF Reader. Please click the following link and follow the installation instructions  https://get.adobe.com/reader/ 
6. Once downloaded, open the application using Adobe Reader. 
7. Please submit your completed application by email to fathers@fathers4scholars.org. You may also mail your completed application to:

Fathers for Scholars - Attention Scholarship Chair
1900 W. Chandler Blvd
Suite 15-340
Chandler, Arizona 85224-0903


VISION: Fathers for Scholars (F4S) is a dedicated group of people who are passionate to help present-day father’s be victorious over current the challenges they face. 

PURPOSE:  Fathers for Scholars endeavor to support young fathers who never benefited from the enrichment of a male role model in the home while growing up. We assist these deserving young dads to succeed with their educational undertakings by providing scholarships for education, mentorship and ongoing life skills development. 

It is our fundamental belief that the end result of our supports for young dads, will be healthy children!

*SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS:
Fathers for Scholars will award scholarships in the amount of $500.00 on the basis of a comprehensive process. Areas that are reviewed by the committee include, but are not limited to the following: Academic Accomplishments, Community Service, References, Interest Statement and Financial Need. We will distribute scholarship funds directly to the academic institution the recipients are accepted to. The Scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation. 

CRITERIA
· Fathers with a desire to be, or are already actively engaged in parenting (Becoming the best dad you can be).
· Seeking and needing financial support for enrollment, tuition, books/supplies… to attend a Trade School, University, Community Colleges or a qualified Certification Programs.
· Applicants must complete and submit a Scholarship Application.

TIMELINE:
· Candidates selected to advance in the application process will be contacted within 4-6 weeks for an interview.

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANTS MUST PROVIDE:
· Completed application form. 
· Proof of enrollment at a trade school, university, community college or a qualified certification program.
· Applicant must provide Fathers for Scholars the correct mailing address of the institution and the department where their scholarship check is to be sent.

Please submit your completed application by email to fathers@fathers4scholars.org

Applications can also be submitted by regular mail:
Fathers for Scholars - Attention Scholarship Chair
1900 W. Chandler Blvd
Suite 15-340
Chandler, Arizona 85224-0903
Email: fathers@fathers4scholars.org


*  The Fathers for Scholars Board of Directors reserves the right to disperse scholarship funds as determined by the organization. 

Image