Post-Secondary Scholarship for Junior Leadership Program Graduates
Thank you to our alumni who make these leadership scholarships possible!
Click Here to Apply for the 2020 Scholarship!
- The Leadership Lake County Scholarship is awarded each year to students who have the desire to further their education beyond the high school level and who successfully demonstrate leadership skills. It is open to students attending traditional colleges or pursuing technical training certifications.
- Scholarship applications are open to any Junior Leadership Program graduate within four years of her/his high school graduation. Initial scholarship application may be made in any year of the student’s post-secondary education, as long as it is made within four calendar years of her/his high school graduation date.
- Scholarships are for $500 and will be awarded to at least one student each year, depending on available funds. The scholarship is renewable for three (3) consecutive years beginning in freshman year of college. Renewal requires a minimum 2.5 GPA and the student must be in good academic standing.
- The application deadline is April 1 at 9 am.
Required application materials include:
- One letter of recommendation from an individual who is not a relative, attesting to the applicant's character and leadership experience.
- High school transcript if applying in senior year, or college transcripts if applying after college enrollment. All renewals require official college transcripts.
2019 Junior Leadership Scholarship Recipients
Mia Krevh, Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin School
Isabella Luciano, Willoughby South High School
2018 Junior Leadership Scholarship Recipients
Joy Mason, Mentor High School
Josh Pugh, Mentor High School
Samantha Valaitis, Eastlake North High School
2017 Junior Leadership Scholarship Recipients
Jenna Borthwick, Eastlake North High School
Madeline Patrick, Eastlake North High School
Elizabeth Gorjup, Mentor High School
2016 Junior Leadership Scholarship Recipients
Trevor Pugh, Mentor High School
Alex Severino, Eastlake North High School
2015 Junior Leadership Scholarship Recipients
Luke Kertcher, Perry High School
Sam Skiljan, Kirtland High School