The Provident Foundation
1525 East 53rd Street
Suite #451
Chicago, IL 60615
E-Mail: contact@provfound.org

Apply for the Provident Foundation Scholarship

Welcome to the online application page. Please read through the application below so that you may have everything needed for the application prior to starting. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you have any questions or concerns. The application deadline has been extended to June 11th, 2018 at 11:59pm

If you prefer to complete your application by mail, please download and complete the application and mail to the following address:
The Provident Foundation
1525 East 53rd Street
Suite #451
Chicago, IL 60615

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Scholarship Application

Scholarship Application

Applicant Information


School Information


Personal Statement



Please respond to all three sets of the questions below in a 12-point type-written format. Your responses to the three questions below should be no longer than a total of three pages.

1) Describe your commitment to addressing the needs of underserved communities. If possible, cite examples of community service you have undertaken to address the needs of such a community.

2) What personal characteristics do you believe are most important in a leader? Why? If possible, please describe activities you have pursued that demonstrate your leadership potential.

3) Should you be selected for a Provident Scholarship, how would you spend the scholarship money?

Please upload a single PDF with the responses

Transcript



Please have your school mail a copy of your official transcript directly to the address:
The Provident Foundation
1525 East 53rd Street
Chicago, IL 60615

Or upload a copy here

Curriculum Vitae



Please upload a copy of your Curriculum Vitae. Please have it in the format using the linked template.

Letters of Recommendation


Please provide the contact information for two letters of recommendation. Please inform your letter writers that we will be reaching out to them. They will need to have their letters submitted by May 1st. Your letters should be from:
1) From a prinicpal/teacher/dean/professor/academic advisor
2) From a supervisor of community oriented activities

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