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Ronald® .McDonald House Charities® U.S. Scholarships
RMHC® of the Philadelphia Region, Inc. grants approximately $83,000 each year to college-bound high school seniors from the Greater Philadelphia area based on academic achievement, community service and financial need.Scholarship programs include:
RMHC/Future Achievers®, which awards thirteen (13) $1,000 and two $5,000 scholarships to African American high school seniors.
RMHC/Hispanic American Commitment to Educational Resources® (HACER® ®)*, which awards thirteen $1,000 and two $5,000 scholarships to Latino high school seniors.
.*Students who apply for the RMHC/HACER® Scholarship will automatically be considered for one of four RMHC/HACER® National Scholarships awarded through the support of the McDonald’s Hispanic Operators Association. These students will be eligible to receive $100,000 payable over four years ($25,000 per year), provided that the student can provide verification of enrollment each year at an accredited institution providing post-secondary education.
RMHC Scholars®, which awards thirteen $1,000 and two $5,000 scholarships to local high school seniors.
RMHC/Asian Students Increasing Achievement® (ASIA®), which awards one $5,000 and nine $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors.
General Eligibility Requirements
To apply for an RMHC scholarship, a student must:
• Be a high school senior
• Be younger than 21 years old
• Be eligible to attend a two- or four-year college or university with a full course of study
• Be a legal U.S. resident
• Live in a participating RMHC Chapter’s geographic area
• Submit a complete application and all required documentation by the deadline on the application
• Meet any additional eligibility requirements outlined by each scholarship program
• Verification of enrollment each year at the student’s accredited post-secondary institution
Applicants may apply online at https://aim.applyists.net/RMHC now through January 21, 2014 and will be asked to submit a high school transcript, a letter of recommendation and a personal statement detailing their background and community involvement. For any questions about the Scholarship Program application process, please contact International Scholarship and Tuition Services, Inc. at RMHC@applyists.com or 855-670-4787. To search the Frequently Asked Questions about the program and the application process, click here.
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