This post was last updated on September 7th, 2016 at 01:59 am
Deadline: Check website.
Eligibility: National program awards college scholarships to high school seniors who embody the characteristics of President Ronald Reagan. Candidates must:
- Demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship at school, at home, at the workplace, and within the community.
- Be nominated by an eligible community leader, such as high school principal, elected official or executive director of a nonprofit organization.
- Be recommended by an authority figure, such as a student activity advisor, community service coordinator, coach, employer, teacher, counselor, or religious leader.
- Demonstrate strong academic performance (3.0 or greater GPA or equivalent).
- Demonstrate financial need.
- Be a U.S. citizen.
- Use scholarship funds for student tuition, room and board while pursuing a bachelor’s degree at an accredited U.S. college or university.
Award: $10,000 renewable scholarships, up to $40,000 per student.