Ernest Duncan and Sophia Stockton Holloway First Generation Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:
To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet the following:
A. Recipient(s) must be a resident of Louisiana.
B. Recipient(s) must be a “first-generation college student”, i.e. neither parent nor legal
guardian(s) have earned a college degree.
C. Recipient(s) must be awarded the federal Pell grant.
D. Recipient(s) must meet university standards for acceptance in the University of Louisiana
at Monroe, must be admitted to the university, and must be pursuing their first undergraduate degree.
E. Scholarship may be renewed if a 3.0 GPA is maintained. The scholarship may be
renewed up to a maximum of seven semesters for an incoming freshman only. All other classifications will receive the scholarship for the remaining semesters required to complete a four year degree.
F. ULM will provide recipient(s) with structured support through active and engaged advising.
G. ULM will provide recipient(s) with meaningful campus employment of at least ten hours per week over and above the scholarship.
SELECTION OF RECIPIENT:
The University of Louisiana at Monroe TRiO Programs Office will select recipient(s). The name of recipient(s) shall be forwarded to the Scholarship Office as soon as selection is made.