Eligibility Requirements

  • You are eligible for the A+ Scholarship Program if you meet all of the following requirements:

    • Be a U.S. citizen, eligible non-citizen or lawfully present in the United States
    • Enter into a written agreement with Lindbergh High School prior to graduation
    • Attend a designated A+ high school for three (3) years prior to graduation
    • Graduate with an overall grade-point average (GPA) of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale
    • Have at least a 95 percent attendance record overall for grades 9-12
    • Perform at least 50 hours of unpaid tutoring or mentoring in an academic area, of which 12.5 hours may be job shadowing
    • Maintain a record of good citizenship and avoid the unlawful use of drugs and/or alcohol
    • Must have achieved a score of 'proficient' or 'advanced' on the Algebra 1 end-of-course exam*

    *2019 High School Seniors: If you meet all of the eligibility requirements except the end-of-course exam score, you may establish eligibility by achieving a combined ACT math subscore and high school GPA in accordance with the scale below. You may achieve the qualifying score as a high school or postsecondary student. If you achieve the score as a postsecondary student, you may be eligible for an award in the same term that you take the test.

    ACT and GPA Requirements

    • 17 ACT math subscore AND 2.5 GPA
    • 16 ACT math subscore AND 2.8 GPA
    • 15 ACT math subscore AND 3.0 GPA