The Robert and Ellen Thompson Scholarship Program for Working Families

The Robert and Ellen Thompson Scholarship Program is designed to assist students from working families who may struggle with the cost of higher education. Students receiving this scholarship are awarded $5,000 from the Thompson Foundation based on financial need and academic performance. Students must have completed community service in high school and need to apply for fall admission and submit the FAFSA by January 15.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please describe what receiving this scholarship would mean to you.
  2. Are you willing to do community service as part of your scholarship award?
  3. Is one of your parents or a guardian currently working? Or if you are an Independent student, are you currently employed?
  4. Are you willing to attend one-on-one and group meetings on a consistent basis with the scholarship advisors?