Rentacomputer Cares Scholarship Cares 2013 Scholarship Awarded to Shaylana Priceton

By Kyle Thompson ScholarshipThe second annual Cares Scholarship has been awarded to Shaylana Priceton from Kansas City, Missouri!

Shaylana has demonstrated strong and realistic academic and career goals and was very passionate about her education. She has displayed the strongest motivation, desire, forethought, and career planning amongst the applicants and has earned $500 a year for the next 4 years of her enrollment.

Shaylana is attending the University of Missouri in St. Louis to pursue her studies in the field of education. She is currently working on obtaining her Masters degree and teaching certification.

Congratulations Shaylana! Good luck in your studies! is already accepting applications for the 2014 scholarship year. Applications must be submitted by May 31, 2014.

About the Cares Scholarship:

Our Rentacomputer Cares Scholarship features a scholarship totalling $2,000 that is awarded to students who demonstrate strong academic and career goals. Applicants must be currently enrolled or planning to attend college within the next 12 months,and must submit an application before May 31th. Finalists are chosen and contacted after all applications have been processed and recipients will be announced upon confirmation of enrollment.

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: All applicants must meet the following requirements:
  • Be currently attending college, or planning to attend college in the next 12 months
  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • If currently enrolled in college, must have a minimum GPA of 2.5

JUDGING: Judging will be done by the Scholarship Review Board and will focus on applicants' abilities to outline their educational and career goals; specifically, the Review Board will be looking for applicants with realistic goals where the career is built on the education. The applicants who demonstrate the strongest motivation, desire, forethought, and career planning will be considered finalists in the scholarships and may be asked additional questions to determine a final recipient.

For more information or to apply for the 2014 scholarship, visit our Rentacomputer Cares Scholarship page.