Event Details

Rio Grande Scholarship Challenge

Time: 9:30 AM - TBA
Date: Friday, February 08, 2013
Contact: 740-245-7802  


Rio Grande Scholarship Challenge
Multiple renewable scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 to be awarded to high school seniors who have applied for Fall 2013, maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better and maintain on-campus residency upon enrollment. Non-refundable scholarships may be applied toward tuition, room, board and fees.
Registration for the inaugural Rio Grande Scholarship Challenge begins at 9:30 a.m. in Bob Evans Farms Hall on Friday, Feb. 8. The competition begins at 10 a.m. with student given one hour to develop an essay on the topic of Technology in Education. Each participant will then engage in a round-table discussion with Rio faculty and staff pertaining to their essay and interests. Scholarship winners will be notified by March 1.
The Rio Grande Scholarship Challenge also will feature campus tours, financial aid workshops for students and their parents, and lunch. Registration is available online at Rio.edu/ScholarshipChallenge or by contacting the Rio Grande Admissions Office at 800-282-7201 or admissions@rio.edu.
·       Students must have applied registering for the competition.
·       Must be a new applicant for Fall 2013with no previous attendance at the University of Rio Grande/Rio Grande Community College (post high school).
·       Must be a residential student.
·       Have an overall high school cumulative grade point average of a 3.00 or better on a 4.0 scale.
To register for the competition please complete this form.
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