Shawn Carter Foundation
$1,500 to $2,500 annually. Applicants may reapply each year.
The number of awards varies.
Winners will be chosen based on the following criteria: leadership skills, community service, socio-economic factors, the quality of their essay, and other strengths they may possess. All Shawn Carter Scholars are required to “give back” by conducting community service and by serving as mentors to younger, aspiring Shawn Carter Scholars.
Applications are available from April 1 through April 30 on the provider's website. Students must complete the online application and upload the following documents: FAFSA or most recent 1040 tax for ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.