Amount of Scholarship Award:
Recipient(s) will be invited to attend Unified Champion Schools Youth Activation Summit. The details of their nomination may be kept private per request.
High school student of any age
Demonstrate commitment to building an inclusive community and/or bullying prevention in their school and community.
Applicants participating in Unified Champion Schools Strategy and/or Special Olympics Illinois Unified Sports will be given significant consideration. At minimum, one scholarship will be awarded to this type of applicant. Donors may designate additional scholarships within their community.
- Must be a high school freshman, sophomore, junior or senior.
- Preference given to applicants participating in Unified Champion Schools, Unified Sports, or Special Olympics Illinois activities.
- Must be nominated by a member of staff/faculty of student High School or Special Olympics Illinois or by a parent of a Special Olympics Illinois athlete.
- Demonstrates commitment towards building an inclusive culture and/or bullying prevention in their school and community.
•Describe how your accomplishments relate to the mission of creating an inclusive community and/or ways you have proactively helped to lessen all forms of bullying within your school community and additionally reflect on the impact of your actions to your classmates, community and/or yourself.