JRF support can go into Extra Innings!
Recent JRF and the University of California, Los Angeles Class of 2015 graduate Janae Osby decided long ago that she didn’t want to end her studies after college. Thanks in part to JRF, she doesn’t have to. Janae was recently named an Extra Innings (EI) Fellow, alongside six other JRF Alumni. Janae will head to her […]Read More
JRF Scholar Profile: Dominic Williams
November 17, 2015 - Scholars
JRF Scholar Dominic Williams is junior, pre-med at Arkansas State University, pursuing a degree in Biological Sciences and Chemistry with a minor in Spanish. Sponsored at JRF by former three-time All-Star Major Leaguer Vernon Wells, an Arkansas native, Dominic recently completed The Clinton International Summer School in Northern Ireland where he participated in an intensive scholarship […]Read More
JRF Announces Class of 2019
October 6, 2015 - Scholars
The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF) named a 51 students to its class of 2019. The prestigious award is bestowed to some of America’s top performing college-bound students who, in addition to their academic prowess, demonstrate leadership potential and a strong history of giving back.The 51 college freshman, chosen from over 4,000 applicants, join an exemplary […]Read More