For our 2018 program:
Prizes: 1 grand prize winner (up to $200k) will be paid out $25k per semester for 4 years + 2 smaller winners (1 up to $20k, 1 up to $10k) will be paid out in the Fall of 2018, (1 time payment).
Students could apply, or a parent/grandparent/best friend/guardian/aunt/uncle could apply on a students' behalf (that was Derrick's mom's idea!)
The student needed to have:
Motivation. Ambition. Drive. Creativity. Organization.
Effort. Minimum of a 3.0+ GPA with a 1230+ SAT score and/or 21+ ACT score
USA residents (including Puerto Rico) were able to apply August 1-September, 30, 2018. We currently are reviewing applications and hope to announce our winners by the end of November 2018.
Program entry requirements:
School + personal information to give us some insight
Essay (600 words or less)
A public social media page post, a photo and/or video that includes #RoseScholars2018 that shows us why + how the student has been a leader in their community
We do have some guidelines, and we need you to read them <--