SYF Scholarship Application

Good news for graduating seniors on the Coast! The Simon Youth Foundation is proud to help a deserving graduating senior living near Gulfport Premium Outlets pursue a college education.

Students have a chance to secure a one-time $1,500 scholarship that can be applied to tuition at an accredited college, university, vocational, or technical school.

Applicants will be evaluated based on academic promise, financial need, written response, work experience as well as community and extracurricular involvement.

Gulfport Premium Outlets Marketing Director Rhonda Roberts says giving back to the community is their responsibility. “We know in Mississippi we want to help the at-risk youth be able to graduate. It’s very important to get that college education. So, this is a great thing for us to be involved with and we want to let the seniors in the community know about us so they can go apply.”

To apply for the scholarship visit You can apply until February 19th. Students will be notified in May if they are awarded a scholarship.

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