These scholarships are for high school seniors of the class of 2015, who have plans to enter college no later than the Fall following graduation. To qualify, applicants must live in the District of Columbia, Maryland, or Virginia. Applicants must have faced and overcome great obstacles in their lives and demonstrate the following: a strong commitment to pursuing and completing a bachelor's degree at an accredited US college/institution; critical financial need; involvement in co-curricular and community activities; and integrity and perseverance in overcoming adversity. Applicants must have a minimum 2.0 GPA and be US citizens. Twenty scholarships are available for residents of DC, Maryland, and Virginia, and 10 scholarships are available for residents of the DC metro area through the Joe Robert Scholarship.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.