The TOPS Performance Award pays for tuition and certain fees at any of the Louisiana Public Colleges and Universities plus an annual stipend of $400. 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 plus the annual stipend of $400.
-Minimum high school GPA of 3.0 (GPA computed on core courses only)
-19 core units
-Minimum ACT score (or SAT equivalent) of 23
-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 24 (1 point above standard in lieu of core units and GPA)
-Louisiana Residents graduating from an eligible out-of-state high school: ACT/SAT Score 26 (3 points above standard in lieu of core units and GPA)
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.