Junior Scholarship Recipients

The American Kennel Club is proud to offer a Junior Scholarship Program. The criteria for awarding the scholarships includes the following:


  1. applicant's need;
  2. applicant's academic achievement and potential; 
  3. applicant's involvement in the fancy;
  4. applicant must be a junior member of a club;
  5. applicant to provide documentation of volunteering within the past year at an AKC event should be on club sationary;
  6. GPA of at least 3.0 or higher

Each applicant is required to submit current school transcripts, as well as an essay including a description of his or her experiences and interests in purebred dogs, including an explanation of how the individual perceives his or her future role in the fancy.


Application can be found here


Scholarship recipients by year