Scholarship Challenge


University of Rio Grande Scholarship Challenge

Up to $10,000

First-time freshman entering the 2016-2017 academic year and a minimum GPA of 3.00/4.00.  Students must be full time and reside on campus.  Competition will be held on Friday, February 5, 2016 and scholarships will be awarded by March 1, 2016. Check in at Wood Hall between 9:30-9:45.  Awards are renewable with a minimum GPA of 3.00. This award will be combined with any other financial aid the student may be eligible for up to but not to exceed the cost of tuition, room and board.

The Scholarship Challenge is an essay format followed by discussion.  Students only need to bring something to write with, paper will be provided.  No laptops, smart phones or calculators will be permitted during the Scholarship Challenge.