Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for this scholarship:
- Be a high school senior or first-time college freshman beginning in fall 2016
- Be a U.S. citizen
- Be an Alabama resident
- Planning to enroll in an Alabama eligible educational institution in fall 2016
- Demonstrate financial need
- Have a minimum GPA of 2.75
- Have an ACT score of 26 or below
(applicants attending a two-year school will not be required to submit ACT scores)
- January 4 - April 22, 2016
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Be a legal U.S. resident of either Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, or Texas.
Be age 13 or older.
Be enrolled in 12th grade in a public or private school (or home school) in one of the states listed above.
Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
Plan to attend an accredited college in the U.S. during the 2017-2018 academic school year.
How to Apply
You may complete the online application in any order you prefer. Information is automatically saved as you move from one page to the next. You may exit at any time and return to make changes or complete the process until Feb. 28, 2017. You must click the Submit button on the last page for your application to be considered. All complete applicants will be notified of their status in April-May 2017.
DEADLINE: Feb. 28, 2017 at 11:59 PM Central Time Zone
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