Greater Cause Foundation

Our Scholarship

“Every man must decide whether he will walk in the light of creative altruism or in the darkness of destructive selfishness.”

~ Martin Luther King, Jr


  • Any person seeking assistance in pursuing an education at an US based accredited institution.
  • Any person seeking assistance in participating in a GCF approved extracurricular activity; to include but not limited to, summer camps, retreats, educational support or disability training.


  • Opportunity
  • Ambition
  • Drive
  • Commitment
  • Record of Personal Achievement
  • Record of Paying it Forward
  • Honest, compelling, sincere and thorough essay explain situation of applicant


  • Annual funding renewals will require a brief essay (less than 2 pages typed and single spaced) providing and update on;
    1. Achievements (Grades, awards, successes)
    2. Demonstration of committing time to greater causes
    3. How are you better today because of the scholarship?
    4. What is the need going forward?
  • Annual funding renewal essays require 60 days to review prior to any additional funding being provided.
  • Annual funding renewals will be considered annually but are not guaranteed.

Apply for a Greater Cause Foundation Scholarship