The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation is currently accepting applicaitns for their Young Scholars Program. Current 7th grade students who are gifted may apply now through April 1. From eighth grade through senior high of school, Young Scholars receive the following support from the Cooke Foundation:
- a personal academic and college counselor
- funding for academic and enrichment programs in the summer and during the school year
- internship and study abroad opportunities
- educational resources including books and technology
The Young Scholars Program is a national scholarship with students representing every region and attending school in rural, urban and suburban communities. For more ifnromatin about the program and to apply, visit http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/young-scholars/.
Additionally, through the Jack Kent Cooke (JKC) Foundation, Northwestern has scholarship opportunities available for students to pursue online summer courses in the Gifted LearningLinks program. For more information about the program, including eligibility guidelines, visit http://ctd.northwestern.edu. When applying for a CTD online course, enter the code OHJKC1617 in the “group code” field on the payment screen. This will allow you to submit your application without making a payment so that your application can be evaluated. To be eligible for this scholarship, applications must be completed by June 1. However, scholarship funds are limited and awarded on a first come, first served basis to eligible students. Apply early for the best opportunity. Contact email@example.com if you have questions about this unique program.