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HOPE Scholarship

The HOPE Scholarship is a merit-based award available to Georgia residents who have demonstrated academic achievement. A HOPE Scholarship recipient must graduate from high school with a minimum core 3.0 grade point average and maintain a minimum 3.0 cumulative postsecondary grade point average to remain eligible. The scholarship provides tuition assistance to students pursuing an undergraduate degree at a HOPE Scholarship eligible college or university in Georgia. HOPE-eligible students must also meet high school course rigor requirements.

Click here for a list of WCHS courses that meet the Hope Rigor requirements


ZELL Miller Scholarship

The Zell Miller Scholarship is a merit-based award available to Georgia residents, similar to the HOPE Scholarship, but with more stringent academic requirements and a higher level of tuition assistance. A Zell Miller Scholarship recipient must graduate from high school with a minimum core 3.7 grade point average combined with a minimum SAT score of 1,200 on the math and reading portions or a minimum composite ACT score of 26 in single national test administration and maintain a minimum 3.3 cumulative postsecondary grade point average to remain eligible. Eligible students are provided full-tuition assistance while pursuing an undergraduate degree to attend a Zell Miller Scholarship eligible college or university in Georgia. Eligible students must also meet high school course rigor requirements.


HOPE GRANT
  • Used only at Technical colleges and schools
  • Minimum of a 3.2 GPA
  • Must have a high school diploma or a GED
  • Be a legal resident of Georgia
  • Males 18 and older must be registered with Selective Services