Course Hero Scholarships

Course Hero is on a mission to help students by offering scholarships, study resources, and tutoring services.

Annual Amount

2019 Veteran Scholarship $5,000

2019 Rise Up Scholarship for First Generation College Students $5,000

Additional Selection Criteria

COURSE HERO 2019 Veteran Scholarship

Eligibility:
  • Permanent Legal U.S. Resident

  • Military affiliation:  Retired, honorably discharged or active duty service members of any branch of the United States military, including the United States Army and Reserves, United States Navy and Reserves, United States Air Force and Reserves, United States Marine Corps and Reserves, United States Coast Guard and Reserves, the National Guard and Air National Guard, or spouses, children or family members of such service members

  • At least 16 years old
  • Minimum of a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale or equivalent
  • Currently enrolled full-time or part-time in a two-year or four-year accredited undergraduate or graduate college or university, or vocational, technical or private career institution in the United States, as listed on the U.S. Department of Education website, available at http://ope.ed.gov/accreditation/Search.aspx
  • Must submit an essay - 500 words or less.  ESSAY QUESTION:  What do you wish the American people better understood about military service or military families?

2019 Rise Up Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Eligibility:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA

  • Age: 16 and over

  • Permanent legal U.S. resident

  • A detailed and well-written essay response  (Essay 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?)

  • Enrollment in a school listed on the U.S. Department of Education website

  • Be the first in your family to attend college




Application Process

Must create a free Course Hero account before applying.

Veteran Hero 2019 Scholarship

They want to help you pay for college! Apply for our $5,000 scholarship today.

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Award Frequency: One recipient every six months

Rise Up First Generation Student Scholarship

  They want to help you pay for college! Apply for our $5,000 scholarship today.

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Award Frequency: One recipient every six months

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