The Scholarship Fund
We believe universities and private businesses can work together to make the world a better place and we must start by helping our youth succeed.
After all, you are our future.
MORE THAN A SCHOLARSHIP, IT'S A FUTURE CAREER
Our main goal is to create diversity and inclusion in the commercial real estate industry. The College Scholarship Fund is our first project under the newly formed Bellwether Enterprise Foundation.
We are awarding ten+ underrepresented students from Universities across the U.S. with $10,000 scholarships towards annual tuition.
Beyond the monetary, this scholarship includes:
Mentorship Program – Students will have a one-on-one resource to partner with as they learn and explore the work within the real estate industry and provides an additional outlet to explore career aspirations and goals.
Speaker Series Events – Provides students with an interactive opportunity to learn from business professionals about the various aspects of the real estate business.
Potential Paid Summer Internship – Students will gain first-hand experience at one of our nearby offices.
A completed application requires a resume, personal statement, and a letter of reference from a professor at your current university. In addition, you must meet several of the following criteria:
Is part of an underrepresented group in the commercial real estate industry
Is a student in good standing, currently enrolled in an accredited 4-year university
Degree concentration in Business Related Field (Real Estate, and/or Finance Major a plus)
Desire to work in the Commercial Real Estate Industry post-graduation
Is a U.S. Citizen
Is a needs-based candidate (has a financial need for assistance)
Review Timeline and Evaluation Process
Applications are accepted on an annual basis subject to the availability of funds. Individuals are eligible to receive up to $10,000 awards during their matriculation in approved educational program, with no more than one award provided per calendar year. Due to limited funds, an application does not guarantee a scholarship award.
Applicants will receive an "Acceptance" or "Denial" email no later than March 31, 2023. If you are denied, you may reapply for the following school year.
APPLICATION DEADLINE IS
JANUARY 31, 2023
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS ARE FROM THE FOLLOWING UNIVERSITIES: