Rise Up Scholarship for First Generation College Students

Description: The team at Course Hero recognizes the value and opportunity higher education offers. First generation college students often times have a difficult time finding the necessary funding for their education. In order to increase the chances of these students graduating, Course Hero is offering a $5,000 scholarship to students who are the first in their immediate family to attend college.

Minimum 3.0 GPA
Age: 16 and over
Permanent legal U.S. resident
A detailed and well-written essay response
Enrollment in a school listed on the U.S. Department of Education website
Be the first in your family to attend college