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Applications for the 2015 Richie's Spirit Foundation Significant Challenge College Scholarship will be accepted through February 1, 2016.   Prior to completing the application, please carefully review all requirements.  Click here to apply.


There is no cost to apply.  The applicant must meet the following requirements:

  • A legal U.S. citizen currently enrolled in a U.S. - accredited high school who will graduate in the Spring of 2016;
  • Plans to attend a vocational schools, community college, or four-year college full-time during the 2016 - 2017 academic year;
  • Has a cumulative high school grade point average of 3.4 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent);
  • Has taken challenging courses throughout his or her high school career;
  • Has demonstrated strong leadership roles within his or her community.


Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through February 1, 2016.  Thereafter, a select panel of judges will review all applications and scholarship recipients will be announced in the summer.