Program Funded By NBA Star Derrick Rose Giving Away $200K Scholarships

Derrick Rose

NBA star Derrick Rose is very passionate about representing a legacy that will empower the next generation in pursuing greatness. For this reason, he has introduced the Rose Scholars scholarship program, open to high school sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are civically minded and have leadership abilities.
Students can apply directly or a loved one can apply on the students' behalf. All applicants must have motivation, ambition, drive, creativity, and organization... and must demonstrate these qualities on their application. In addition, students must have a minimum 3.0+ GPA with a 1230+ SAT score and/or 21+ ACT score.

In addition, applicants must: (1) enter their contact and scholastic information, (2) create and enter an essay based on a competition theme, and (3) upload a link to their social media together with media through a form on the official competition website.