Ninja Warrior
Scholarship Program


The Kohlberg-Manacher Foundation ('KMF') provides academic scholarships and active mentoring to very ambitious, hard-working students from lower-income families in the Greater Boston and San Diego Communities.

Scholarships are up to $7,500 for each academic year and can potentially be renewed annually for up to 4 years. Awards are merit and situation-based and are granted without regard to race, religion, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation.

Eligibility Criteria


Applicants must have graduated (or will soon graduate) high school in the Greater Boston or San Diego communities and/or have been accepted as a full-time student (any year) at a college, university, vocational, or graduate school in either of those geographic areas. Selection criteria include, yet is not limited to, the following:

Application Deadline and Scholarship Selection


The application deadlines are June 1 for the fall semester and November 1 for the spring semester. Applications will be acknowledged. In-person or video interviews and reference letters may be requested. Awardees will be notified in June and December. Scholarship renewal criteria will be discussed with awardees.

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*Note: You must attach a copy of your academic transcript(s) in a PDF format to complete the application. Please make sure your device allows you to do so.