Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program
Each year, Comcast asks principals and guidance counselors to help us identify the best and the brightest high school seniors for recognition as Comcast Leaders and Achievers. Our signature scholarship program rewards young people for getting involved in their schools and making a positive change in their communities. In recognition of their community service, academic achievement, and leadership skills, winners receive one-time college scholarships. Since the first Leaders and Achievers were recognized in 2001, Comcast has awarded more than $24 million in scholarships to help approximately 23,000 students pursue higher education.
Eligibility:-Must be a full-time high school senior in a community served or approved by Comcast-Be nominated by high school principal or guidance counselor-Maintain a GPA average of 2.8 or higher -Demonstrate leadership abilities in school activities or through work experience-Show a strong commitment to and involvement in community service-Plan to attend an accredited nonprofit college, university, or vocational/technical school in the United States Children and other family members of Comcast employees and employees of Comcast's subsidiaries and affiliates are not eligible. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $1,000
Essay required: Yes