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FREE Constitutional Study Program!

Students can apply for up to $10,000 in scholarships

Rewarding Students For Investing In Themselves & Our Nation

Learn the Meaning of the Constitution & Qualify for a Scholarship

These free, online courses provided by Hillsdale College examine the political theory of America’s Founding and subsequent challenges to that theory throughout history. Topics covered include: the natural rights theory of the Founding, the meaning of the Declaration and the Constitution, the crisis of the Civil War, the Progressive rejection of the Founding, and the nature and form of modern liberalism.

Once you complete this free program offered by Hillsdale College, you’re eligible to apply for up to $10,000 in scholarships from Foundation for the Restoration of America!  Click here to enroll!

Apply for up to $10,000 in Scholarships in Three Easy Steps

 

Step 1: Enroll in and take courses.

All applicants must complete two Hillsdale College courses: Introduction to the Constitution and Constitution 101: The Meaning and History of the Constitution. Take additional courses to compete for the $5,000 or $10,000 scholarships!

Step 2: Receive certificates from Hillsdale College.

Once you complete each course, you will receive a certificate of completion from Hillsdale College. You will need these certificates to show the courses you completed when you apply for the scholarship.

Step 3: Submit certificates with your application for a scholarship.

Follow the instructions and complete the application here.

Scholarship Qualification Info

FFROA is awarding a minimum of $100,000 in scholarships in 2023!

To qualify for a $2,000 scholarship:
Complete both the Introduction to the Constitution and the Constitution 101 course provided by Hillsdale College. You must attach your Certificates of Completion when you apply for a scholarship.

To qualify for a $5,000 or $10,000 scholarship:
Complete the above plus one additional free online course offered by Hillsdale College:

  • The U.S. Supreme Court
  • The Federalist Papers
  • The Presidency and the Constitution
  • Congress: How it Worked and Why It Doesn’t
  • Constitution 201: The Progressive Rejection of the Founding and the Rise of Bureaucratic Despotism

Scholarships can be used for tuition at universities, private high schools, and trade schools. See the FAQs below for details.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is needed to qualify for the FFROA scholarship?

To be eligible to apply for the $2,000 scholarship, you must be an American citizen, age 16 or older, and currently enrolled in public or private high school, college/university, or trade school.

In addition, you must complete the Introduction To The Constitution and Constitution 101 courses. Each course includes online lectures with a final test at the end. If you don’t do well on the test, you are able to re-take until you earn your certificate. There is also a study guide and additional readings available if you choose.

Once you receive your Certificate(s) of Completion from Hillsdale College, save the document(s) and upload them with your application.

In addition to the $2,000 scholarships, students who complete a 3rd course are also eligible for the $5,000 and $10,000 scholarships. You may choose from the following courses:

    1. The U.S. Supreme Court
    2. The Federalist Papers
    3. The Presidency and the Constitution
    4. Congress: How it Worked and Why It Doesn’t
    5. Constitution 201: The Progressive Rejection of the Founding and the Rise of Bureaucratic Despotism

Scholarships can be used to further the education of award recipients at universities, private high schools, and trade schools.

Are the courses free?

Yes! There is no cost to the Constitutional Study courses or Certificates of Completion.

What do I have to do to apply?

After course completion and receipt of the Hillsdale College Certificate of Completion, apply for a scholarship here.

When is the application deadline?

The application deadline for the second round of scholarships is Sunday, December 31, 2023.

How many times can I apply?

You may apply once per semester, however you are only eligible to receive one scholarship.

When are scholarships awarded?

Scholarships are awarded on August 1, 2023 for first semester and March 1, 2024 for second semester.

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