2021 Seed Scholars Program in
Partnership with Yale Women in Economics 

We are a non profit organization that seeks to financially empower young women of color by helping them make better financial decisions starting with college. We help them to apply to college scholarships, teach financial literacy, and professional development skills. 

Thank you for your interest in the 2021 Seeds of Fortune Inc. Scholars Program in partnership with
Yale Women in Economics.

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WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO JOIN SEEDS OF FORTUNE INC. HS SCHOLARS PROGRAM?

Selected students will have access to​:

  • 10 month support program in college admission and financing (Meet once a month)

  • 12 Day Summer College Prep Boot Camp

  • Research Project mentored by Yale Women in Economics and guest Yale professors

  • Yale residential overnight and admission visit

  • Meet ambitious young women of color & join our 4 year college network

  • Learn to Build Scholarship & College application

  • Interview Prep

  • Business Plan Competition

  • Connect to top colleges & universities for admission HBCUs, Private and Public 

  • A Selected Participant is awarded $500 College Scholarship

  • All majors of interest welcomed

DO I QUALIFY?

  • Must be current HS Junior/HS Graduation Class of 2022

  • Attend a Public School or Catholic School

  • Identify as a Female Student of color (African-American, Asian-American, Latino, or Native American)

  • Have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0

  • Deadline Extended:​​ January 29, 2021 

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER I SUBMIT MY APPLICATION ?

There are 3 rounds to our application process:

  • Round 1: Submit your application by deadline January 18, 2021, Early Applications will be given priority, Deadline II: January 29, 2021

  • Round 2: Online Interview 

  • Round 3: Selected Candidates Announced in late February 2021