The Charles L. Hebner Memorial Scholarship was established in honor of the former Speaker of the State House of Representatives. The scholarship is renewable so long as recipients maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.
-Must be a legal resident of Delaware
-Must be a U.S. citizen or eligible non-citizen
-High school senior who ranks in upper half of class and has a combined score of 1000 on the SAT
-Enrolled full-time at the University of Delaware or Delaware State University
-Majoring in the humanities or social sciences. Preference will be given to political science majors
-Must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to the application deadline
Essay (1,000 to 1,200 words on one of the following topics):
1. With the continuing economic challenges facing the U.S. and the international community, what strategies would you implement to ensure that the next generation will be able to afford college, find rewarding employment, and save for the future?
2. Every generation is different from the previous generation in important ways. How is your generation different from that of your parents? Use specific reasons and examples to explain your answer.
3. If you could invent something new, what product would you develop? Use specific details to explain why this invention is needed.
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.