Each year the Junior Civic League awards first-year scholarships to deserving high school students in the Mahoning Valley.

The eligibility criteria for the Scholarship Program are:

  1. Students must have at least one parent of African American origin;
  2. Student must be a graduating senior at a public or private high school in the Mahoning Valley (Mahoning and Trumbull Counties);
  3. Student seeks a degree from an accredited college or university in the United States, or enrolls in a School of Nursing that is affiliated with a university;
  4. Must be in good academic standing with a cumulative Grade Point Average of no less than a 2.50 on a 4.00 scale; and
  5. Has financial need.

Scholarships are $1,500.00 each and non-renewable.

ApplicationYSU Foundation Scholarship Application