Empower Me Tour: Scholarship Overview

EMT offers a Merit Scholarship, funded by Target. Here are details.

In anticipation of your participation at the Empower Me Tour and qualify to apply for the Merit Scholarship, please be prepared to bring the following information.

To apply for the on-site EMT Merit Scholarship, generously funded by Target, be ready to supply:

  1. Most recent transcript with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  2. One letter of recommendation from a teacher
  3. An essay of 500 words or less on “How the Scholarship Will Help You.”

You must be a senior who is eligible for graduation and who is attending the Empower Me Tour to be considered for the scholarship.

Winners of the Merit Scholarship can use the funds to attend any institution of their choice in the fall 2018. Funds will be sent to the college or university the recipient attends after confirmation of the student’s admission and enrollment.

When you arrive at your selected EMT, drop off your scholarship packet at the EMT registration desk. We will announce the recipients of six (6) $5,000 scholarships at the end of the day during the “Better Futures Celebration.”