Horatio Alger Scholarship
Amount: Up to $22,000
Demonstrate financial need ($55,000 or lower adjusted gross family income)
Be involved in co-curricular and community service activities
Display integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity
Maintain a minimum 2.0 gpa
Be a US citizen
Application deadline: October 25, 2015
Apply online at scholars.horatioalger.org
QuestBridge National College Match Scholarship
The QuestBridge National College Match is designed for high school seniors who have shown outstanding academic ability despite economic challenges.
There is no absolute criteria or cut-offs for GPA, standardized test scores, or income and a holistic approach is used in reviewing applications. When selecting College Match Finalists, QuestBridge consider the following questions:
"Does this student have the motivation and academic ability to thrive at one of our partner colleges?"
"Has this student overcome socio-economic obstacles to achieve academic excellence?"
A full ride to any QuestBridge partner college valued at $200,000
A list of colleges is listed at www.questbridge.org
Apply online at www.questbridge.org
Application deadline is September 28, 2015