Eligibility & Requirements

  • 16 years of age by May 2022
  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
  • Select a sponsor that can either be a family member that is 21 years of age or older, a teacher or administrator from your school.  If your sponsor is not one of these, you would need special permission from A Giving Heart Foundation.
  • Student Information

  • Essay Submission

    Please attach a 500 word or less essay on why you would like to be involved in A Giving Heart Foundation Leading with Heart benefiting Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 96 MB.
    Accepted formats: *.pdf, *.doc, *.docx
  • Letter of Recommendation Submission

    Please attach a letter of recommendation from a teacher or administrator from your current High School.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx, Max. file size: 96 MB.
    Accepted formats: *.pdf, *.doc, *.docx
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The admission review of applications will be done on a rolling basis, therefore applications will be considered as they are submitted. The sooner you apply, the sooner you'll hear back.