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​Apply for the

Pioneer Scholarship

​​The Georgia FirstGen Pioneer Scholarship exists to support and encourage first-generation high school student who is a pioneer in their community, has a passion for changing the world, and not having the resources to reach their full potential.

Requirements

As part of our vision of making the first generation the next generation, we will be awarding 1 First-Generation student a $1000 scholarship. The criteria for applying for the scholarship are as follows:

  • Currently a senior in high school

  • First in their family to attend college

  • Applied to a 2-year college, technical college, or a 4-year college or university

  • Accepted to a 2-year college, technical college, or a 4-year college or university

  • Currently has a 3.0 GPA

Georgia FirstGen Pioneer Scholarship Application

Application Process

  1. Complete the application below by April 26, 2024.

  2. If selected as a finalist, you are required to attend a virtual interview with the Georgia First Scholarship Committee.

  3. An award recipient will be selected at Georgia FirstGen's Senior Banquet.