Jessica Johnson

The Scholarship Academy



North America, United States

Jessica Johnson 2012 Black Male Achievement Fellow

Bold Idea 

Teach students to leverage their financial aid options through a curriculum-based scholarship prep program.

The Scholarship Academy trains black college males to serve as Scholarship Ambassadors, using their own stories of scholarship success to empower black high school males  to take ownership of the financial aid process. 

Jessica Johnson is a national scholarship expert with a passion for equipping at-risk populations of students to claim scholarship success. Jessica is the author of The Scholarship Workbook: A 3-Step Scholarship Tutorial, and the scholarship database manager for