The Beacon Scholarship for Rural America helps low-income students living in rural areas with their college endeavors. College-bound graduating high school seniors, current college students or adult learners may apply. Three $1,000 scholarships are awarded every year. Two Fall scholarships are awarded every year in July (applications are due by June 30) and one Spring scholarship is awarded every year in November (applications are due by October 31). Applicants must reside in a rural area and meet low-income criteria outlined in our online application at https://carrot-top.com/beacon-scholarship

Award Information

Award Amount
$1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 2
Application Deadline
June 30
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate students, Postgraduate students
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
3
Ethnicity/Heritage
None specified
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Alberta, Alabama, Arizona, British Columbia, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Delaware, Florida, Hawaii, Iowa, Idaho
Area of Study
None specified
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is not required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
Content Marketing Specialist
Carrot-Top Industries, Inc.
Address
328 Elizabeth Brady Rd.
City, State, Zip
Hillsborough, NC , 27278
Telephone
(800) 628-3524-240
E-mail
twilliamson@carrot-top.com
Website
Website

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