One Family Scholars Application

Application Instructions

Welcome to the One Family Scholars program's Online Application. Please read these instructions carefully before starting the application process. Prior to applying please review the Frequently Asked Questions. If you have any questions please email scholars@onefamilyinc.org.

We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2018 semester. You must submit this application by Friday, October 27th at 5:00 PM in order to be considered for this semester.

All information contained in this application will be considered confidential.

Please note: Once you start the application you MUST complete the entire application and hit “Submit” for the application to be processed. It will NOT save information and you can NOT go back in and change your responses after you’ve clicked “Submit”. It will not save any responses until you finish and click “Submit”.

Personal Information

Contact Information
Referring Organizations Information
If you are working with one of One Family's community partner organizations, your application will be given priority, and you will only need to provide one reference. If you are not, you may still apply, but will need to provide two references. If you have any questions about whether you are working with a community partner organization, you can see the list here.
Application Information

Household Information

Please enter all members of your current household excluding yourself (may include children, significant others, roommates, or anyone else who lives with you.) Please note which members of your household are listed as dependents on your tax return.

Family Member Information

College Information

College Information


Please include your most updated college information. If you have not yet completed any college courses, please enter 0 for your Cumulative GPA. Please use your academic plan and/or degree audit obtained from your academic advisor to guide your responses in this section.



List the total number of credits, by semester, that you intend to complete in order to receive your degree by your expected date of graduation. For example, if your expected date of graduation is May 2019 you should list credits for each of the following semesters: Spring 2018, Summer 2018, Fall 2018, Spring 2019. IF YOU DO NOT FILL OUT THIS SECTION FULLY YOU WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED TO THE PROGRAM. Please use an academic plan or degree audit approved by your academic adviser to guide your responses. 

Semester Information

Career and Financial Information

Career Information


Please list your employment history. If you have had multiple positions at the same employer in the past year, please list each position as a separate job.

Job Information
Financial Information


Please provide the total amount of school and other debt you have, as well as any additional details about your financial situation. Please note: all financial questions should be answered using only numbers. Do not enter commas or dollar signs.

Leadership Information

List any activities in which you have participated during this past year in your community, school, child(ren)'s school, religious organization, etc. Also, please list any awards or honors you have received. Please make special effort to include any ongoing volunteer activities.

Leadership Activities

Submit Application

Once you have completed the One Family Scholars application to your satisfaction, you should submit it by clicking the Submit button below. Please note that you can submit your application only once and that once submitted you will not be able to make changes to your application information using the online application system. 

By clicking the Submit button, you confirm that you understand you must submit the following documents to One Family by Thursday, November 9th in order for an application to be considered complete:
  • Copy of the Financial Aid Award Letter from your school for the current academic year
  • Signed copy of your most recent federal income tax return (pages 1 and 2 only)
  • Tuition Bill for the upcoming semester
  • Current official college transcript
  • Academic plan or degree audit approved by your academic advisor
  • Copy of the complete Student Aid Report from the FAFSA for the current academic year 
  • Candidate Endorsement Form(s) (must be submitted by a Community Partner or your two references)
  • (Optional) Current resume
Note: Please only hit Submit once, it may take a few moments to process your application.

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