The Gates Millennium Scholars Program - Deadline
Are African American, American Indian/Alaska Native*, Asian & Pacific Islander American** or Hispanic American
Are a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the United States
Have attained a cumulative high school GPA of 3.3 on an unweighed 4.0 scale or have earned a GED
Will enroll for the first time at a U.S. located , accredited*** college or university(with the expectation of students concurrently pursuing a high school diploma) in the fall of 2013 as a full-time, degree-seeking, first-year student. First-time college enrollees can also be GED recipients.
Have demonstrated leadership abilites through participation in community service, extracurricular or other activities
Meet the Federal Pell Grant eilgibility criteria
Have completed and submitted all three required forms: the student's application(Nominee Personal Information Form), an evaluation of the student's academic record(Nominator Form) and an evaluation of the student's community service and leadership activities(Reommender Form) by the deadline.