Jack Cook Foundation
|High Ability Scholarships and Programs|
The Young Scholars Program is a selective pre-college scholarship for high-performing 7th grade students with financial need.
The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation enables high-ability middle and high school students with financial need to realize their full academic potential. Through the Young Scholars Program, the Foundation has to date supported over 800 students from across the nation, providing them with individualized educational advising combined with comprehensive financial support from the 8th grade through high school.
From eighth grade through senior high of school, Young Scholars receive the following support from the Cooke Foundation:
Indiana Association for the Gifted
$2000 Scholarship for2016 College-Bound Students
Applications deadline: Friday, March 25, 2016
More information online HERE
Visit Midwest Academic Talent Search (MATS) for more information about registration, eligibility, and dates of testing. Scholarships are available through MATS based on need. NUMATS provides eligible students, in grades 3-9, the opportunity to participate in above grade level testing. Depending on grade level and eligibility, they may take the EXPLORE, SAT, or ACT tests.