This program is for high school juniors who will graduate from high school in the Spring of 2017. To qualify, applicants must live within the nine-county San Francisco Bay area in California, demonstrate strong strength of character, have overcome obstacles that are not of their own making, come from a low-income family, and be willing to share their personal story. All students who meet the eligibility criteria and who have a desire to go to college and earn a bachelor's degree are encouraged to apply. Selected scholars will receive mentoring support, financial assistance, and career guidance from Students Rising Above.
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 has a relatively low number of applicants.