Fill out our Online Application

Deadline: September 2019
We will start accepting applications for the 2019-2020 Avicenna Scholars class in August 2019. Applications will be accepted until the deadline on a rolling basis
Personal Information
Name *
Phone *
Address *
Please enter your unweighted GPA out of the maximum possible GPA. For example: 3.95/4.00. A useful tool for calculating GPA:
Please enter rank if known out of class size. For example: 7/250
We are currently only accepting applications from current high school juniors.
Grades and Scores
List subject and score
Advanced Courses
Please select one (if selected you will be asked for verification). This information is important because Andala aims to help talented students who may not have benefitted from the same level of economic privilege.
Extracurricular Activities
Please list all of your past and present community service activities (list hours/week)
List all of your past and present jobs (list hours/week)
List all of your past and present club activities and leadership roles (list hours/week)
give us the link to your website (if you have one)
Andala is a mission-driven organization that aims to improve the educational outcomes of the American Muslim community. We believe that if you are helped and mentored, that you "pay it forward" by mentoring future scholars.
Please describe a time in your life when you overcame an obstacle related to health, family, social, educational, or economic disadvantage in 100 to 150 words.
Describe three key values that you uphold in your life in 100 to 150 words.
Please describe one important problem you believe the American Muslim community faces and how you would solve it in 100 to 150 words.
Tell us how you learned of Andala Initiative
Certification *
I certify that all of the information above is true and accurate.
Please sign your full name
Letters of Recommendation
Please provide 2 letters of recommendation from individuals who can attest to your community and strength as a student. Please have your letter writers email the letters directly to admin at andalainitiative dot org with your full name in the title of the file (example: Letter_FirstName_LastName). Letters are due by 9/20/2018.
If selected to the final rounds of the application process, we will contact you to invite you for an in-person or phone interview depending on geography and availability.