Scholarships

How to get a Scholarship

For Becca’s Closet Involvement: Rebecca Kirtman Memorial Scholarship

Becca’s Closet collects and distributes homecoming, military ball and prom dresses in local communities to high school students with financial need .

Becca’s Closet Scholarships memorialize the late Rebecca Kirtman's contributions to the community by honoring other young people who have made a difference in the world.

The Rebecca Kirtman Memorial Scholarship currently awards 3 types of non-renewable post-secondary scholarships. The purpose of these scholarships is to encourage students who have demonstrated outstanding community service in high school to continue their efforts throughout their lives and to encourage others to do the same. The minimum scholarship award is $1,000.00

Click on the links below to access the scholarship applications.

Deadline for all scholarships: Postmarked no later than March 30, 2018
Applications postmarked after the deadline will not be accepted.

Becca's Closet Involvement Scholarship

Eligibility:
• Graduating high school senior
• Minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Involvement with Becca's Closet required. Must have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through the creation of and or involvement in a Becca’s Closet chapter or Becca’s Closet organized through a supporting organization.
• Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical institution in fall of 2018
• US Citizen, legal resident or DACA-eligible

This scholarship is currently inactive

For Becca’s Closet Involvement: The Drittel Family Scholarship For Becca’s Closet Involvement

Eligibility:
Same qualifications as Becca’s Closet Involvement Scholarship except that the applicant must be a graduating high school senior who lives in Broward, Miami-Dade or Palm Beach Counties , Florida

This scholarship is currently inactive

Becca’s Closet Spirit of Generosity Scholarship

Eligibility:
• Be a graduating high school senior (male or female) anywhere in the United States
• Have a minimum 2.0 unweighted GPA on a 4.0 scale
• Have demonstrated financial need--all pages of 2018-2019 FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) required (www.fafsa.gov)
• Must have made an outstanding, documented contribution to his or her local community through service to his/her local community through volunteer service of any kind.
• Will attend a regionally-accredited 2 or 4-year college/university or technical/vocational institution in fall of 2018
• Be a US Citizen, legal resident or DACA-eligible

This scholarship is currently inactive

 

All scholarships awarded will be sent directly to the post-secondary institution where the successful applicants enroll in the Summer/Fall of 2016.  Scholarships will be null and void if the successful applicant fails to enroll in a post –secondary institution in the Summer/Fall of 2016.