The TOPS Opportunity Award pays for tuition and certain fees at any of the Louisiana public colleges and universities. If a student attends a college within the Louisiana Association of Independent Colleges and Universities, the award amount will be the weighted average tuition of public-degree granting schools.
-Minimum high school GPA of 2.5 (GPA computed on core courses only)
-19 core units
-Minimum ACT score (or SAT equivalent) of the prior year state average (currently 20)
-Must enroll full time as a first-time freshman, by the first semester following the first anniversary of high school graduation
-Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident
-Meet TOPS Louisiana residency requirements
-BESE-Approved Home Study Eligibility: ACT/SAT Score of 2 points above standard (currently 22)
-Louisiana Residents graduating from an eligible out-of-state/country high school: ACT/SAT Score of 3 points above standard (currently 23)
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.