This award is for U.S. college freshmen who are members, or the child/grandchild of a member, of FACT. Applicants must not have attended school since 2007 as a full-time student.
One award is for $10,000 and the other is for $2,500. Both 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.
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.