The Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program

Uni will nominate one high school senior to be considered for this scholarship.

DUE: September 30, 2015

  • 2.8 GPA or Higher
  • Full-time High School Senior
  • Plans to attend College, University, or Vocational or Technical School in the U.S.
  • Demonstrated Leadership Abilities
  • Commitment to Community Service

If you are interested in applying for this scholarship, please submit a short personal statement to Ms. Bandy (kbandy2@illinois.edu) by September 30, 2015. The short personal statement should explain why Uni should nominate you as a Comcast Leader and Achiever. Please explain what activities/clubs you have been involved with and how you have shown leadership in these extracurricular activities, as well as in the classroom. Additionally, please share what community service/volunteer opportunities you have already participated in and how you anticipate getting involved with community service in the future. If more than one candidate applies, the scholarship committee will select which Uni student to nominate for the Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship. If selected by Comcast, the scholarship amount awarded is $1,000. Please contact your counselor if you have any questions or concerns.