• Joyce Ivy Foundation
    Scholars receive a full or partial scholarships, based on demonstrated financial need, to cover tuition, room and board, travel expenses, and supplies. The Joyce Ivy Foundation works directly with our set of program partners to combine Joyce Ivy scholarships with additional financial aid provided by the summer program. 

    Some of our partner programs include WASHU, Yale, Stanford, MIT, Harvard, Johns Hopkins and Cornell. 

    • The benefits:
      Exposure to a diverse array of peers
      Exposure to a broader range of college options
      Development of leadership skills
      Academic and intellectual growth
      Greater self-confidence
      Scholars describe the experience as transformative.

    Summer Scholars may use their scholarship to participate in certain summer academic programs at our partner colleges and universities. Courses are two-weeks or longer in length, and in some cases students are eligible to receive college credit. In most cases, Scholars receive financial aid from the Joyce Ivy Foundation and a partner scholarship from the summer program.

    Female high school student in Michigan, Ohio, Nebraska, Missouri, Minnesota, North Dakota or South Dakota.
    U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident
    Academically high-achieving student who will be entering 11th or 12th grade in Fall 2018.

    March 5, 2018                                  Application deadline
    March 30, 2018                                Decisions sent
    April 20, 2018                                   Scholarship reply deadline

    Summer Scholars applicants must also apply directly to our summer program partners for admission and, when applicable, for financial aid. Please check our partners' sites for deadlines. http://www.joyceivyfoundation.org/college-summer-programs.html 

    For additional information, please go to: http://www.joyceivyfoundation.org/summer-scholars.html