RMHC SCHOLARS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Helping students afford the education of their dreams.
Graduating Seniors: Need Money for College?
Applications for the 2019 RMHC Scholars Scholarship Program are closed. Please check back in the Fall of 2019 for 2020 RMHC Scholars Scholarship application details. For other questions about the application process, please email Jane Kaylor at Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Chattanooga – firstname.lastname@example.org and use the subject line: RMHC Scholars.
The Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Scholars Scholarship Program, a fund administered by the Community Foundation of Greater Chattanooga, provides scholarships in our 19 county/four state RMHC service area to promising students who desire a college education and are eligible according to criteria based on academic performance, financial need and community service. This scholarship is a one-year scholarship which can be used at any regionally accredited, non-proprietary, technical, community or four-year college/university.
Who is eligible?
Our 19 eligible county/four state areas are:
Alabama (zip code specific)
Jackson County – zip code 35772 and Jackson County-zip code 35740
Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, Murray, Walker and Whitfield counties
Bledsoe, Bradley, Hamilton, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Monroe, Polk, Rhea, and Sequatchie counties
Minimum Eligibility Criteria
Must be a United States citizen or legal.
Must be a 2019 graduating high school senior, under the age of 21.
Must have at least a 2.7 cumulative grade point average.
Must have demonstrated financial need.
Plan to attend a regionally accredited, non-proprietary, technical, community or four-year college/university. the fall following their graduation.
How do you apply?
Applications for the 2019 RMHC Scholars Scholarship Program are CLOSED. Please check back in Fall 2019 for more information and to apply for the 2020 RMHC Scholars Scholarship Program.
For scholarships, graduating high school seniors in the Chattanooga area may apply. Applicants will be notified of their scholarship award status in May-June 2020.
Award Amount: Amounts may vary, but most scholarships are $2,000 for the academic year.