The Taking Flight Foundation Scholarship Fund

This scholarship supports undergraduate students at the University.
Recipients will be selected based on the following established criteria:

  • Must be an in-state student
  • Must live on-campus or University affiliated housing
  • Must demonstrate financial need based upon guidelines set forth in the Free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Applicant (s) financial capacity should exceed the Pell Grant range while still demonstrating a level of
    financial need
  • Must be a first-time in college freshman
  • Preference will be given to applicants who self-identify as coming from a single-parent home as demonstrated by a brief essay addressing the following prompt: What life lessons have you learned growing up in a single family
    home, and how have those lessons influenced who you are and who you’d like to become?

Award
$25,000.00
Deadline
07/22/2024
Supplemental Questions
  1. Do you live on-campus or University affiliated housing?
  2. If you identify as coming from a single-parent home and would like this information to be considered, please provide a brief essay on What life lessons have you learned growing up in a single-parent home, and how have those lessons influenced who you are and who you'd like to become?