Youth Education Summit (Y.E.S.) Program

This award is for students currently attending a U.S. high school. Applicants must currently be in their sophomore or junior year and have a grade point average of 3.0 or higher.

Please note: Although the application deadline for this award has passed, we wanted you to know about this award as a possibility for next year. Often, scholarship providers offer similar scholarships each year. This award is scheduled to be updated within the next few months. Please check back for more information at a later date.

Awarded by:
National Rifle Association Foundation
Award Amount:

The amount of each award is determined on a case-by-case basis. Multiple students receive scholarships in the first round, which are given at the end of the summit week, and the total number of students selected dictates how much each student will receive. The sum of all first-round scholarships is $10,000. The second round of scholarship awards can also be given to multiple students or to only one student. It is comprised of $20,000 and involves a second application, available to the participants after they complete the summit. This scholarship is referred to as the Grand Scholarship.

Recipients:
The number of awards offered varies annually, but typically ranges between 10 and 15.
Deadline Info:

Applications are available at the National Rifle Association (NRA) Foundation website. In addition to the completed application, the student must submit the following: a two- to three-page essay on... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.

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Award Amount:$2,308
Application Deadline: February 01, 2015