Are you in Upward Bound in high school? Now you can begin earning college scholarships for your participation in Upward Bound as early as the 9th grade, even if you don't plan to pursue it in college. DePauw University, University of Vermont, University of Maryland, Baltimore County and 356 other colleges offer up to $10,000 in scholarships for every year of Upward Bound. Plus, if you're in a leadership role, you may be eligible for an extra scholarship of up to $3,375 per year!
Unlike other scholarships for Upward Bound members, micro-scholarships don't involve an application, essay, or selection process. They are awarded in your aid package if you enroll at that college.
Here are just some of the colleges and universities offering scholarships for high schoolers participating in Upward Bound. See more colleges, and earn micro-scholarships for everything from grades to volunteering in your community, by signing up for a free RaiseMe account.
Which colleges offer no-essay scholarships for Upward Bound?
|Number of colleges offering||359|
|Award amount||Up to $2,500 per year|
|Average award for leadership position||$224|