PURSUIT OF PASSION SCHOLARSHIPS

The Pursuit of Passion Scholarship opportunity offers scholarships to students entering ninth grade for the 2018 – 2019 academic year who seek to pursue their passions at Academy High. Are you an aspiring Director? Mathematician? Actor? Athlete? Scientist? Entrepreneur? Dancer? Social Justice Activist? Chef? Artist? Game Designer? Poet? Musician? Engineer? Academy High wants to hear about your passion and your plan to pursue it.

HOW TO APPLY

Students who will be entering the ninth grade for the 2018- 2019 academic year may submit an essay, a video, a piece of artwork, or whatever else demonstrates their passion and their plan to pursue it. Entries must also include the student’s name, email address, mailing address, current school, as well as the student’s parent’s or guardian’s name and contact information.

 

Entries must be received by no later than Friday, March 30, 2018.

 

Email entries to: info@academyhigh.org or please mail to:

Academy High
2302 Fox Drive
Champaign, IL 61820

 

Finalists will be invited to discuss their submission with the Selection Committee prior to Friday, May 25th, 2018.

 

AWARDS

One winner will be awarded a full scholarship (valued at $15,800) applied to the cost of tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year and renewable thereafter. Additional winners may be awarded from $2,500 to $7,500 applied to the cost of tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year and renewable thereafter.