GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program

Honoring the legacy and character of our nation's 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarhip Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.

Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years -- up to $40,000 total per recipient.  Awards are for undergraduate and graduate study, and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board.  In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program.

Annual Amount

$10,000

Additional Selection Criteria

To be eligible for this award, applicants must:

  • Demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship.
  • Demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent).
  • Demonstrate financial need.
  • Be citizens of the United States of America.
  • Be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible).
  • Plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor's degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire 2015-2016 academic year.

In addition, semifinalist must be nominated by an eligible community leader, such as a high school principal, elected official or executive director of a non-profit organization, and must provide documentation to certify academic performance and financial need.  Finalists will be interviewed via Skype or telephone by a member of the selection committee.

Application Process

Qualified candidates may apply online starting October 12, 2015.

Please check their website for 2016 guidelines and application, at:  https://www.scholarsapply.org/ge-reagan/

 

Deadline

October 5, 2015

Notification

Information not given

For the application or more information go to:
http://www.reaganfoundation.org/GE-RFScholarships.aspx