Scholarship Name:

Alumni Association of Princeton University (“Princeton University”)The Princeton Prize in Race Relations

Scholarship Description:

Scholarship offered through Princeton University to high school students.

Award Amount:

$1,000.00/All-expense paid trip

Number of Scholarships:

Multiple awards

Application Required:


Official Transcript Required:


References and Letter of Recommendations Required:

One (1) Adult Supporter

Interview Required:


Original Essay Required:


Additional Requirements and Information:

1) Must be attending high school in one (1) of the applicable geographic regions ( ); 2) Must be a student in grades 9-12; 3) Demonstrated participation in extracurricular and community service activities; 4) Must have been actively involved in a volunteer activity in the immediately preceding twelve (12) months that has had a significant, positive impact on race relations; 5) Applicant must have an adult supporter (such as a teacher, adviser, community leader, religious leader or neighbor) complete and submit Part II of the application.

NOTE: Individual Prize winners will be invited to Princeton University to participate in the Princeton Prize Symposium on Race in the Spring.






California CA, Colorado CO, District of Columbia DC, Florida FL, Georgia GA, Illinois IL, Maryland MD, Massachusetts MA, New Jersey NJ, New York NY, Pennsylvania PA, Tennessee TN, Texas TX, Washington WA

Eligibility Requirements (Check all that apply):


Online and paper application

Additional Applicant Requirements:

Must be a high school student

Category (Select all that apply):

Residency, Community Service, Extracurricular Activities, School/College

Web Site:

Point of Contact:

The Princeton Prize in Race Relations
Alumni Association of Princeton University
P. O. Box 291
Princeton, New Jersey 08542-0291
Telephone: (800) 742-1036


          January 31 (receipt and/or postmark date) (annually)

Note: Scholarship information is ALWAYS subject to change. Interested applicants are strongly encouraged to contact the relevant office to confirm qualification(s), requirements, deadline, and transmission mode(s) and address(es).