Royal Neighbors Scholarships

Scholarships

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Scholarships - A Smart Start

One smart way to start your college career is to have someone else help pay for your tuition. Royal Neighbors members* are eligible for a variety of traditional and non-traditional scholarships.  Since its creation in 1961, the Royal Neighbors of America Scholarship Program has awarded more than $5 million to members to assist with the costs of continuing education. The annual program accepts applications from Sept. 1 until March 1 each year. Below is a list of Royal Neighbors’ scholarship opportunities.

Royal Neighbors of America Scholarship Recipient

Royal Neighbors of America Scholarship Program

ScholarshipWho Is EligibleUse of FundsRenewableAnnual Scholarship AmountPotential Maximum Grant
Making a DifferenceGraduating High School SeniorsDegree at accredited college or universitytable_checkmark$2,000$8,000
Making a Difference LeaderGraduating High School Female SeniorsDegree at accredited college or universitytable_checkmark$5,000$20,000
New HorizonsAges 18+ High School GraduatesDegree at accredited college or university$5,000$5,000
New Horizons LeaderAges 18+ High School GraduatesDegree at accredited college or universitytable_checkmark
$5,000$20,000
Life EnrichmentAges 18+ High School GraduatesShort-term courses for semi-professional occupations in business/industry or programs to provide skilled training$500$500

Making a Difference Scholarship

Ten – 4-year renewable grants worth up to $8,000 ($2,000 each year) are awarded annually to help members who are graduating high school seniors earn a degree at an accredited college or university directly following graduation.

Making a Difference Leader Scholarship

One – 4-year renewable grant worth up to $20,000 ($5,000 each year) is awarded annually to the most outstanding female high school senior from the pool of qualified Making a Difference applicants.

New Horizons Scholarship

Ten – one-time grants up to $5,000 each year are awarded annually to help members age 18 and older who have previously graduated from high school pursue a degree at an accredited college or university. This can also be used toward an advanced degree such as a Masters or Ph.D. 

New Horizons Leader Scholarship

One – 4-year renewable scholarship worth up to $20,000 ($5,000 each year) is awarded annually to the most outstanding female from the pool of qualified New Horizons applicants.

Life Enrichment Scholarship

Five non-renewable grants of up to $500 are awarded annually to members age 18 and older who have previously graduated from high school and who have a desire to continue their education through short-term courses to provide training for semi-professional occupations in business and industry or programs to provide skilled training.

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*In order to be eligible the person applying for the scholarship must be a beneficial member of Royal Neighbors.

Form #: P00033; Rev. 10-2016
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