Underrepresented Student Scholarships

George M. Brooker Collegiate Scholarship for Minoritires, Institute of Real Estate Management Foundation

Award Amount Deadline Website/Phone/Mailing Address

Graduate level awards: up to $5,000

Undergraduate-level awards: $2,500

June 30, 2012 and December 31, 2012

http://www.irem.org/sec1ins.cfm?sec=iremfoundation&con=gbrooker.cfm&par=

Eligibility Requirements:

  1. Be an undergraduate junior or senior level student or pursuing graduate or post-graduate studies.
  2. Have a declared major in real estate or, if the college has no real estate major, a major in a related field.
  3. Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale within his or her major. Official copies of all collegiate grade records, certified by the registrar or other qualified college official, must accompany the application.
  4. Have completed two courses in real estate or indicate intent to complete such courses. If the college does not offer at least two courses in real estate, this should be so stated.
  5. Secure three letters of recommendation in support of the scholarship application. One of the recommendations must come from a current or past instructor.
  6. Submit a written essay (not to exceed 500 words) that explains why he or she wants to follow a career in real estate management, what he or she hopes to accomplish in the field, and why he or she believes that success in the field will come.

How to Apply:
Follow the link: http://www.irem.org/pdfs/iremfoundation/CollegiateScholar%20Grant.pdf