Up to $50,000 in college tuition assistance and $10,000 summer travel award for aspiring public servants at any US university.


Application Deadline

March 27, 2024 at 4:59 AM

12:59AM EST

Quick facts

Academic Discipline

Arts & Humanities
Professional (Law/Medicine/Business)
Public Service
Social Sciences
STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math)

Eligibility: Citizenship

U.S. Citizen, Non-US Citizen, DACA Recipient

When to Apply

Sophomore Year

Campus Nomination Required?



The Voyager Scholarship seeks to encourage college students to enter careers in public service. In addition to the tuition assistance, Scholars will receive housing and $10,000 toward a summer work-travel experience during the summer after junior year, and $2,000 per year for 10 years in AirBnB credit.


Scholarships fund up to $25,000 per year in financial aid during the junior and senior years of college. Scholars also receive a one-time summer travel stipend of $10,000 and a $2,000 AirBnB travel credit every year for 10 years. Scholars also attend a fall summit during their junior year.

Scholars also participate in professional development and community events, as well as gain access to a strong alumni network and ongoing opportunities for networking, collaboration, and advancement.


Students must be U.S. citizens, Permanent Residents, or DACA Recipients with demonstrated financial need, a GPA of 3.0 or above, and must be in their sophomore year of college.

Selection Criteria

  • record of public and community service
  • commitment to a career in public service
  • financial need
  • preference may be given to applicants with no or limited prior engagement with other leadership programs