The cost of a laptop for coursework can be out of reach for RISE Scholars entering college. A one-time purchase of a refurbished laptop that meets university specifications will last throughout college.
Your donation makes all the difference in our students’ lives
Celeste’s living situation required that she work to help pay rent – in addition to going to school. Unfortunately, transportation was an issue. Through the Greatest Need Scholarship, Celeste received an electric bike that helped her get to work and school.
“Thank you for sharing such an amazing gift, the Dianna L. Sharps Memorial Scholarship. The scholarship helped me through a hard time. Purchasing college supplies, gas, and other necessities made college so much more affordable.”
Elliott is a Dianna L. Sharps Memorial Scholarship recipient