FACT "Second Chance" Scholarship

Application Information

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Amount Awarded


Application Deadline

December 31

Awarded By

Federation of American Consumers and Travelers

Award Amount

Awards range from $2,500 to $10,000. All awards are offered annually and are non-renewable. Students may choose to have this amount disbursed in a lump sum or over a period of several years. If the student chooses to have the funds disbursed over a period of several years, he/she must maintain a 'C' grade point average in order to remain eligible for the funds.


Four awards offered annually.

Additional Information

This program is primarily designed for the so-called 'average' student. It is for the individual who may never have made the honor roll or who didn't excel on the athletic field, but who sincerely wants to obtain a higher education, but is often overlooked by other scholarship sources. Finalists may be contacted by one or more members of the FACT Scholarship Committee for a personal interview. Winners will be chosen from among the finalists based on need.

Deadline Info

Applications are available online on the Federation of American Consumers and Travelers (FACT) website by clicking the 'Past High School Graduate' application link. In addition to the completed appl ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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