The ACT Student Champion Award recognizes one student in each state who is tenacious and persistent, no matter the challenge, and is prepared for life after high school with a goal in mind and a plan in place.
ACT Student Champions receive a $500 non-renewable scholarship, certificate, and state-level recognition.
Students in the graduating class of 2019 who have taken the ACT and who fit the following criteria are encouraged to apply:
- High school seniors who have overcome challenges and can articulate their education and/or career actions
- At a minimum students must have a composite ACT score of 22 on a single test date
Applications can be found at www.act.org/readinesschampions. Look for the ACT Student Champion Award. All applications are due October 31, 2018, and champions will be notified on or before January 31, 2019.