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Our office has staff who are here to answer your questions and help you understand the requirements you must meet in order to retain your 21st Century Scholar Award.


Closing the Gap in Educational Achievement

Our 21st Century Scholars have been vital to closing the achievement gap, curbing the brain drain, and more. Want to know how this program has made a difference for our students? Read their stories.

Program Requirements

To retain your 21st Century Scholar Award, you must:

 

College Scholar Success Program

This program is designed to create a more engaged and career prepared student and completion of this program is a requirement to renew the 21st Century Scholarship each year. Activity submissions will take place in ScholarTrack and the account must be upgraded in order to do so. The list of opportunities below is not necessarily an exhaustive list. If after reviewing the lists there are still concerns or questions, contact our staff. 

ScholarCore

Connect with other 21st Century Scholars and find valuable resources and opportunities through our ScholarCore student organization. You’ll need to attend two consecutive general-body meetings to become a member, as well as participate in one ScholarCore event each semester to maintain your membership. Learn more.

Academic Assistance

Our office offers assistance to 21st Century Scholars who are experiencing academic difficulty.

We will invite you to meet with us and discuss related issues and resources if you:

We use a coaching approach to support you, meeting with you one on one. During these meetings, we create a detailed action plan which outlines personal and academic strategies to ensure you achieve good academic standing.

Frequently Asked Questions

No. 21st Century scholarships can only be used for Fall and Spring tuition.

Please contact the Office of Financial Aid and Scholarships to discuss financial aid options for summer enrollment.

Check your ScholarTrack account, which monitors your progress.

Log into ScholarTrack

Follow the steps in our guide to request credits be reported in your credit bank.

Download Instructions (PDF)

Yes. If you have extenuating circumstances that prevented you from meeting the eligibility requirements, you may submit an appeal via ScholarTrack.

Download Instructions (PDF)

No, you are not required to live in campus housing to receive your scholarship. 

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Do you have questions or can’t find what you’re looking for? Our staff is here to help!