2020 Queens Scholars in Industry Leadership Award Scholarship Application
The Jamaica YMCA Queens Scholars in Industry scholarship is awarded to a Queens High School student who demonstrates an ability to achieve. Applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Reside within the borough of Queens
- Possess a minimum 2.7 GPA
- Be a current high school senior or will be in 2020
- Participate in a YMCA of Greater New York Teen Program or a program in their community
This is a one-time Scholarship Award of $5,000. The Award will be sent to the recipient’s school of choice and applied toward tuition and/or room and board fees.
The Award will be officially announced on April 2, 2020, at the First Annual Queens Scholars in Industry Leadership Awards Gala held at the Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC).
You will need to submit the following with this application:
- Two Essays
- One letter of Recommendation
- Official Transcript
Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.
February 11, 2020: Deadline for submission
February 2020: Interview Date for Select Candidates
February 2020: Recipient Notification
April 2, 2020: Awards Gala