Potts-Robinson Scholarship - Incoming Freshman

Potts/Robinson Incoming Freshman Scholarship Selection Criteria:
1. Applicants must be admitted to Louisiana Tech
2. Applicants must be a US citizen or permanent resident
3. Applicants must have a high school unweighted cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
4. Additional Considerations:
• Demonstrated leadership qualities in community service, extracurricular and other activities
• History of overcoming unique challenges
• Member of an underrepresented minority or ethnic group
• Member of a low-income family
• Reside in a rural or inner-city location

Supplemental Questions
  1. Potts/Robinson 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 are looking 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.
    • In 1965, Louisiana Tech University enrolled the first African American students, James Earl Potts and Bertha Bradford-Robinson. What does their legacy mean to you?
    • What do you want your legacy at Louisiana Tech University to be by the time you graduate?