Scholarship Name: Centre College
Posted Date: October 31, 2019
Due Date: January 15, 2020
Grissom Scholars Program (10 awarded each year): This full-tuition plus scholarship is specifically for high achieving first-generation college students, where neither parent/ guardian has completed a four-year degree. The program is intended for first-year student who reside in the U.S. and who have limited financial resources. Undocumented and DACA students are eligible for the Grissom Scholars program. Here is a link with more detail: https://www.centre.edu/grissom-scholars/.
Lincoln Scholars Program (10): This is a full-cost plus scholarship specifically for “students who have the capacity and a deep desire to change the world.” Lincoln scholars demonstrate high academic achievement, strong character, and promising leadership potential. Lincoln Scholars are often incredibly involved in extracurricular activities throughout high school; students who have found a niche and have made significant steps towards pursuing long term goals are often strong fits for the program. https://www.centre.edu/lincoln-scholars/.
Brown Fellows Program (10): Is a full-cost plus scholarship for students who are particularly academically minded, independently motivated, and are intellectually curious with great ambition. Brown Fellow finalists at Centre have typically taken the most difficult curriculum available to them, have an ACT score ranging from 31 – 36/ SAT ranging from 1390 – 1580, are graduating at or near the top of their class. The average GPA for Brown Fellow finalists is 3.95 unweighted. https://www.centre.edu/brown-fellows/.