Dell Scholars Program
We award 300 scholarships annually and since 2004, have provided students with over $60 million in college scholarships and support services. The Dell Scholars Program places greater emphasis on a student's determination to succeed than just academic record and test scores. Our GPA requirement is Grit, Potential and Ambition. We reward low-income, highly motivated students who are better than their numbers indicate and demonstrate the drive to succeed despite personal obstacles.
Eligibility:-Participate in a Michael & Susan Dell Foundation approved college readiness program in grades 11 and 12-Graduate from an accredited high school this academic year-Earn a minimum of a 2.4 GPA-Demonstrate need for financial assistance-Eligible to receive a Federal Pell grant in their first year of college-Planning to enroll full-time in a bachelor's degree program at an accredited higher education institution in the fall directly after your graduation from high schoolFor more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $20,000
Essay required: Yes