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Farther Foundation Student Travel Grant Program

Farther Foundation

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This grant program is for high school students in the Chicago area in Illinois, who will participate in an educational travel program. Grants are awarded to the education partner and/or the travel program provider, not to the individual student. Education partners are public or private schools, community organizations, or student support organizations that provided students with extracurricular support. Eligible students include incoming high school freshman through graduating high school seniors from Chicago and the surrounding area who are from economically disadvantaged families based on the US Department of Health & Human Services poverty guidelines and other family circumstances. Eligible programs, foreign or domestic, include educational travel opportunities provided by established operators that have designed age appropriate programs in which students become immersed in new cultures; programs that allow the student to interact with others from different backgrounds; and programs that are generally two weeks in duration or longer. See website for more details.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Relatively little!

This scholarship has a relatively low number of applicants.

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Details

Deadline: Mar 31
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $4,000

Requirements

Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school freshman
  • High school sophomore
  • High school junior
  • High school senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Illinois
Location: Is this you?
  • Chicago Area
More Requirements:
    Must participate in an educational travel program.

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