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Scholarship Details

Rise Up First Generation Student Scholarship


  • Be the first in your family to attend college
  • Are currently enrolled full-time or part-time in a two-year
    or four-year accredited undergraduate or graduate college
    or university as listed with the U.S. Department of
    Education website
  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Have at least a 3.0 GPA

How to Apply:

  • Please submit an essay of 500 words or less addressing the following question:
    • Pick a movie or book where the lead character has to make a difficult decision. What about their decision was difficult? Why do you agree or disagree with the decision they made?

Further submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.

Deadline: 07/03/2020

Amount: $5000

Online Application Available

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