IECF Student Academic Excellence Scholarship

Established in 2018, IECF Student Academic Excellence Scholarship is for full-time students attending accredited high school or college who demonstrate potential and academic success. This grant supports hardworking and driven students showing dedication to learning, research, innovation, and entrepreneurship.

This grant recognizes outstanding academic achievement as demonstrated through the high school and college course of study through GPA scores, personal statement, and recommendation letter.

We encourage students to:

  • master essential academic content through critical thinking, problem-solving attitude, and personalized and experiential learning;
  • engage in learning experiences connected to real-world issues and challenges;
  • understand and appreciate cultural differences through effective communication and positive collaboration.

IECF Student Academic Excellence Scholarship is committed to help young people in need, in order to help get them on their feet and build their capacity to thrive. We believe that every tiny effort we make today will give an opportunity for those currently in need to help develop themselves tomorrow.

Eligibility: Currently enrolled full-time student that is pursuing a degree in an accredited high school or college across the New York metropolitan area with a family income below $50,000 for the tax year 2021.

Application Timeline: 2/1/2022 – 2/28/2022

Download Application Form (Please see the downloadable application form attached below).

Download here: IECF Scholarship Application Form for 2021 School Year

Submit Application Materials: 

To email: please email all your application materials to:, and put “IECF SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION” in your email subject line.

To mail: please mail out to: International Education & Charity Foundation, 111 Great Neck Rd, Suite 208, Great Neck, NY 11021.