The Young Textbook Scholarship


The Young Textbook Scholarship!


YoungTextBookScholarship

OPEN TO HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS & COLLEGE FRESHMEN

Named after twelve-time published iWRITE Author Sarah Young, the Young Textbook Scholarship is awarded annually to an Undergraduate college freshman at his/her selected university or community college based on his/her academic achievement, recommendations and scholarship essay.

The Scholarship is only awarded to the student after he/she is accepted into his/her university or community college. The awarded funds must only be used on textbooks and school supplies. The scholarship covers the cost of up to $2,000 and are awarded on a competitive basis.

The Young Textbook Scholarship will be conducted in three stages.

1. Submission of the Young Textbook Scholarship Application and Official Transcript

The application must be completed only by the student. The applicant must have his/her high school or college send an official transcript to the iWRITE Scholarship Committee.

 

No application will be considered for the scholarship unless the application and official transcript are both received by the deadline. 

 

The application deadline is September 30, 2017.

 

APPLICATION LINK

 
Postal Mail / Email for Transcript Submission:

Attn: iWRITE Scholarship Committee

P.O. Box 266597, Houston, TX 77207
Email Programs & Communications Coordinator: phuong@iwrite.org
2. Selection of Scholarship Recipient

The Scholarship Committee will evaluate all applications and select the 2017 recipient in October 2017.

3. Announcement of Recipient

The recipient of the Young Textbook Scholarship will be announced at our 8th Annual I Write Short Stories Luncheon in November. The recipient of the Young Textbook Scholarship will be announced at our 8th Annual I Write Short Stories Luncheon in November.The iWRITE Luncheon media sponsor, CKW Luxe Magazine will publish the 2017 iWRITE scholarship winning essay in their Spring/Summer edition.