Gates Millenium Scholars


The Gates Millennium Scholars (GMS) Program, funded by a grant from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, was established in 1999 to provide outstanding low-income African American, American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian Pacific Islander American, and Hispanic American students with an opportunity to complete an undergraduate college education in any discipline they choose. The goal of GMS is to promote academic excellence by providing thousands of outstanding students, who have significant financial need, the opportunity to reach their full potential

Degrees offered
  • Bachelors Degree
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Age Requirements
District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Other
Student Status
  • HS credential obtained
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