Guilford College Rise is a three-week residential experience that allows rising high-school seniors to earn college credits while living and learning in Greensboro, N.C. Taking part in the program allows you to interact with a diverse group of students from across the United States!
Selected applicants will receive up to $3,250 toward their cost of attendance. Plus, funds are still being raised, which means more may be applied to your final award amount! Students interested in receiving this scholarship should also complete this application.
The deadline to apply to attend and to apply for a scholarship is June 1.
This selective program provides a unique curriculum that integrates experiential learning with community-building. This year's theme, Exploring Topics in International Affairs, will be led by a team of Guilford College faculty. It's designed to introduce rising high-school seniors to the field of international affairs, focusing specifically on:
- World History
- Humanitarian Affairs and Migration
- Global Environmental Studies
Participants in this three-week program will receive college-level credit. These credits will be awarded by Guilford College and may be transferable to other institutions.
The application to attend is now open at this link.
We look forward to learning more about you!
Guilford College is a nationally distinguished liberal arts school in Greensboro, N.C. Empowering students to design a personalized education focused on their interests and passions, Guilford emphasizes real-world learning for every student, every semester. Established in 1837, Guilford is the only Quaker-founded college in the Southeast. The principles of our founders are reflected in the College’s seven Core Values: community, diversity, equality, excellence, integrity, justice, and stewardship.