Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
I understand that, in order to be eligible for a Rockford Promise scholarship, I must meet the following requirement PRIOR to submitting the application:
My Expected Family Contribution is:
If your Expected Family Contribution (EFC) is not available, explain why (i.e. immigration status, incomplete FAFSA, etc.)
Scope of Scholarship
I understand that, if I am selected for a Rockford Promise scholarship and I am admitted into Rockford University, Rockford Promise will fund a tuition grant to Rockford University on my behalf. This tuition grant will be paid to Rockford University each year for a maximum of four (4) years, with each yearly distribution equal to the in-district cost of 32 credit hours at Rock Valley College. For example, if the Rock Valley credit hour rate is $125, Rockford Promise will provide 32 credit hours X $125 = $4,000 to Rockford University.
BY ELECTRONICALLY SIGNING THIS APPLICATION, I AUTHORIZE ROCKFORD PROMISE TO VERIFY MY EDUCATION, GRADE POINT AVERAGE, AND EXPECTED FAMILY CONTRIBUTION (EFC) BY REQUESTING AND RECEIVING A COPY OF MY ROCKFORD SCHOOL DISTRICT 205 TRANSCRIPTS, A COPY OF MY STUDENT AID REPORT (SAR), AND FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION FROM ROCKFORD UNIVERSITY.