BCC Scholarship - Incoming Freshman

BCC Scholarship – Incoming Freshman Selection Criteria:
1. Applicants must be admitted to Louisiana Tech University
2. Applicants must be US Citizens or permanent residents
3. Applicants must have a high school unweighted cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
4. Applicants can be enrolled in any major
5. Applicants must be enrolled in full-time hours
6. Additional Considerations:
• Demonstrated leadership qualities in community service, extracurricular and other activities
• Member of an underrepresented group
• Member of a low-income family or reside in a rural or inner-city community
• Retention and progress toward graduation

Supplemental Questions
  1. Incoming Freshman Scholarship - Submit short essay answers (50-word minimum to 150-word maximum/question) for each of the following questions in the space provided below. We look forward to reading well thought out personalized answers to the questions. The committee is looking to see how you can articulate in writing your understanding of the concepts below.
    • What is your major, and why did you choose it?
    • How has your cultural heritage, ethnicity, or socio-economic background contributed to who you are today and your pursuit of a college education?
    • What are your academic strengths and challenges?