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THE GATES SCHOLARSHIP 09/18/18

Value  - Covers full cost of attendance that is not already covered by financial aid and the EFC.

Criteria –

 Students must be
* A high school senior
*  From at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
* Pell-eligible
        * A US citizen, national or permanent resident
*  A minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
 Additionally, a student must plan to enroll full-time, in a four-year degree program, at a US accredited, not-for-profit, private or public college or university.  
IDEAL CANDIDATE

  • An ideal candidate will have:

  • An outstanding academic record in high school (in the top 10% of his/her graduating class)
  • Demonstrated leadership ability (e.g., as shown through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other activities)
  • Exceptional personal success skills (e.g., emotional maturity, motivation, perseverance, etc.)

https://www.thegatesscholarship.org/scholarship