Eligibility Requirements

Applicants entering college as first-year students are eligible to apply for an Award that can be renewed for up to four years.

Criteria for Renewing an Award

Scholars currently enrolled in the Program are eligible to renew their Award if they:

  • Maintained a minimum 2.75 GPA
  • Attended school full-time for the entire academic year
  • Attended all events and Sessions conducted by the Program (Scholars attending school out of state or the local area are not required to attend in person)
  • Volunteered a minimum of 20 hours of community service
  • Plan to be enrolled full-time for the entire academic year
  • Submit a renewal application and participate in a renewal interview