Prospective Scholars

Explore the possibilities with Simon Scholars.

Discover how our program supports high school students with leadership potential on their journey to academic success and rewarding careers. Join our interest list today to stay informed about upcoming opportunities and take the first step towards your future with Simon Scholars.

The Benefits of being
a Simon Scholar

  • Individualized support from High School to the completion of a 4-year University degree and into a professional career
  • Career Exploration and Higher Education Mentorship / Guidance
  • College Application Assistance and Guidance
  • Financial Aid Guidance (FAFSA, CSS Profile, Other Scholarships / Grants)
  • Personal Statements and Personal Insight Questions Guidance
  • Statement of Intent to Register (SIR) Guidance
  • College ToursĀ 
  • Leadership Conferences
  • Workforce Development
  • Up to a $16,000 in a need-based College Scholarship
  • Brand New MacBook Air Laptop for Academic and Personal Use

Selection criteria:

First-Generation to College Bound Student

Sophomore at Partner High School or Sophomore at Partner Community Based Organization

Academically / personally challenges themselves every day

History of economic and personal adversity


Partner Community Based Organizations


Simon Scholars Profile