This scholarship is for high school seniors who are attending a public, parochial, or private school in New York City. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must demonstrate outstanding academic achievement (top 10% or equivalent of the graduating class), a commitment to learning and community service, success in the face of adversity, and significant financial need. Preference will be given to students whose parents have not graduated from accredited American four-year colleges or universities. Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. In additional to a four-year scholarship, winners will receive a summer internship at The New York Times, educational and job counseling, mentoring, cultural experiences, and a laptop.
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?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.