The USPAACC-SE Pathway Scholarships recognize students who personify high ethics as demonstrated through leadership, community service, overall personal integrity and academic history.
ELIGIBILITY:1) Current minority and/or female full-time college students seeking an undergraduate degree who reside within the metro Atlanta area.
2) Current minority and/or female college-bound high school seniors (class of 2019) who reside within the metro Atlanta area.
TIMELINE:Friday, August 24th, 2018 Scholarship applications open
Monday, September 24th, 2018 Scholarship entries are due by 9:00 am EDT .
October 1st, 2018 Finalists will be notified
October 27th, 2018 Awardees (+ 1 parent and/or guardian) should plan to attend the USPAACC Gala to formally accept your scholarship in Atlanta. (Details to be provided to awardees upon notification of award.)
ESSAY CRITERIAApplicants will CHOOSE from the essay topics below and submit ONE essay of 1,000 words or less. Essays will be evaluated by an independent panel of judges on effectiveness in presenting a point of view, thoughtful and creative interpretation of the topic, grammar, and spelling. Essay must be student's original work.