GATES MILLENNIUM SCHOLARSHIP
What is the Gates Millennium?
The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program selects 1,000 talented students each year to receive a good-through-graduation scholarship to use at any college or university of their choice. Gates Millennium Scholars are provided with personal and professional development through our leadership programs along with academic support throughout their college career. The GMS, established in 1999, was initially funded by a $1billion grant from Bill and Melinda Gates.
For more information visit: www.gmsp.org
Why Gates Millennium?
The goal of GMS is to promote academic excellence and to provide an opportunity for outstanding minority students with significant financial need to reach their highest potential by:
The Application Process:
Students who meet the eligibility requirements can apply for the GMSP in the Fall of their Senior year. There are 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 (Recommender Form) by the deadline in January.
Visit www.gmsp.org for the online application.