:20 Second Timeout Foundation Driving 4 Books Book Stipend Scholarship

Organization & Scholarship Overview:
Annually, The :20 Second Timeout Foundation hosts its Driving 4 Books charity golf outing designed to raise money to provide a $1,000 book stipend/scholarship and a tablet to deserving Chicago Public School graduates. The book stipend/scholarship is renewable each year the student is in college and maintains a 3.0 cumulative grade point average. If selected as a recipient, it is up to the recipient to submit their end of year transcripts to :20 Timeout Foundation referencing the minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average in order to receive their upcoming school year’s book stipend/scholarship. Stipend/scholarship recipients will be recognized at the annual The :20 Second Timeout’s Driving 4 Books charity golf outing and will be awarded their stipend/scholarship and tablet. If you’re a Senior at a Chicago Public Schools high school, please apply on our website. Applications will be accepted from November 15 through March 14 of each calendar year.

Website: :20 Second Timeout Foundation
Application: Access Here

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Must be a current high school senior (class of 2020) and attend Chicago Public Schools
  • Must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA and maintain at least a 3.0 GPA throughout undergraduate school
  • Complete six (6) required essay questions (200 words or less per essay)

Open to DREAMers: Yes
Renewable: Yes, through all 4 years of college and potentially beyond for graduate school. A student must maintain a minimum of a 3.0 cumulative GPA.
Questions? Email info@20secondtimeout.org or visit Contact Us

$1,000 Book stipend/scholarship and a tablet