College Greenlight Summer Challenge Scholarship

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If you’re a junior, we are here to help you to get started looking for colleges this summer.

The College Greenlight Summer Challenge Scholarship is your chance to win one of two $500 scholarships for getting started on your college and scholarship search. Starting May 1 and up to Sept. 1, you’ll be able to take these easy steps to qualify for the scholarship.

How to Qualify

1. Fill out a free profile on College Greenlight and make sure it is complete and up-to-date 

2. Add five colleges to your college list by logging into your account and clicking on the college tab at the top of your student dashboard. 

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To add colleges to your list, we recommend checking out the profile pages of colleges you’re interested in by entering the college’s name into the search bar on the right side of the page. You also should check messages you receive from colleges. These messages mean that a college believes you would be a good fit on campus.

After you’ve added five schools to your list, make sure to adjust your rankings so that your favorite schools are listed at the top of your page.

3. Choose five scholarships that you’ll apply for and change their status in your scholarship center 

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Your scholarship center will include dozens of opportunities that we’ve matched you with based on your profile. You’ll need to pick at least five scholarships that you will apply for and change their status to will apply under the next steps tab (pictured below).

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4. Click the APPLY button for the Summer Challenge Scholarship in your College Greenlight Scholarship Center 

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Access your College Greenlight Scholarships page from your student dashboard and then click the bright green apply button listed next to the Summer Challenge Scholarship.

If you’re in the class of 2018, we challenge you to take the time to apply for this awesome opportunity.

This scholarship closes on Sept. 1, so make sure to take advantage early.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements: This scholarship will go to a College Greenlight student who adds five colleges to their college list, and five scholarships to their scholarship list. Applicants must have a valid College Greenlight profile, and must click the “apply button” listed with this scholarship here. Applicants should embody College Greenlight’s mission in one or more of the following ways: demonstrated financial need, underrepresented minority status, or by being the first in their family to attend college. Membership in a college preparatory program is a plus.



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