Founded in the year 2017, the Gates Scholarship provides support to Scholars, by engaging with them and their institutions in a diverse ways, to ensure they have a way in to the resources and services they need, from their first to last day of classes, through graduation and the transition to their elect careers.
The Gates Scholarship is an exceptionally selective, last-dollar scholarship for exceptionally, minority, high school seniors from impoverished households.
With the start of The Gates Scholarship Program in 2017, The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation continues its long-standing commitment to helping exceptionally minority students who come from impoverished backgrounds achieve their greatest potential.
At the Gates Scholarship 2023, high school senior students can apply and attain their academic pursuit with the aid of its professionals and resources at the Gates Scholarship Program 2023.
- Host country: USA
- Financial Coverage: Funded
- Sponsor: The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
- Application Deadline: September 15, 2022
- Degree level: Undergraduate
- Scholarship slots: 300
Prospective Scholars will receive full funding for cost of attendance that is not already covered by other financial aid and the expected family contribution, as determined by the Free Application for Federal Student Aid , or the methodology used by a Scholar’s college or university.
Cost of attendance are listed below:
7. May other personal costs
Full-time four-year degree program
Prospective students must possess the following below:
A. A high school senior
B. From at least one of the following ethnicities: African-American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American, and/or Hispanic American
D. A US citizen, national, or permanent resident
E. In good academic standing with a minimum cumulative weighted GPA of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
Some of the important components of the Gates Scholarship Program are listed below:
A. Personal information
B. Educational history
C. Employment history
D. Extracurricular activities
E. Letters of recommendation
F. Personal essay
Eligible qualities for prospective applicants :
A. An exceptional academic record in high school
B. Demonstrated leadership ability
C. Outstanding personal success skills
MODE OF APPLICATION: Online
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