Students: Please note, the deadline for 2021 YouthPower365 Scholarships
is March 1, 2021!
 

All YouthPower365 Dollars for Scholars applications will be administered ON-LINE! This will allow you to complete your student profile/application on-line and apply for local, and some national scholarships, in one easy on-line application.

What's more, logging into the Student Dashboard will also give you access to volunteer and internship opportunities, important news about college life, and exclusive resources to help you manage your money, succeed in college, and take advantage of everything Dollars for Scholars has to offer.

If you're a parent, this is a great resource, too; if you're here to enter financial or other information for scholarships, you've come to the right place!

Basic Steps to the Student Application Process:

1. Create a login.

2. Create your profile. You will complete information in each of the groups listed below.

  • Basic and Additional Info
  • School Info
  • Academic Info (GPA, Class Rank, and Test Scores are on PowerSchool)
  • Activities, Awards, Employment
  • EFC from FAFSA of CASFA is required
  • Resumes are required for 2021 applicants

3. Reference/Transcript Section > Counselor/Registrar Information: Request transcript from your school counselor.

*Request Financial Information from your parent or guardian or use your own financial information if you are an emancipated student.

*Request a Personal Reference from a person of your choice.

**You must complete the application, Transcript Request and Recommendation Request in order to be considered for a scholarship**

4. After your profile is complete, you will receive a list of scholarship opportunities. (Note: Your application must be 100% complete to be considered)

5. Click Apply to qualify for those scholarships.

6. Online Applications are due March 1, 2021 at midnight!

 2021 YouthPower365 Dollars for Scholars Application Timeline
  • March 1 - applications due
  • April 1 - interviews complete
  • April 24 - students notified about awards
  • First week of May - Celebration Awards Ceremony

Classes of 2022, 2023, and 2024 can begin to build your profile. 

1. Create an account.

2. Do not use your school email address.

3. Build your profile be adding this year's activities, awards and employment.

4. Continue to keep your profile up-to-date and when you are a senior you will be able to apply for scholarships!

 

Students and Parents: Please read the documents below for additional help through this process.

Student Overview

Parent Instructions