Community Scholarships Review Criteria

  1. Applicant clearly articulates a complex problem (lack of agreement and certainty)
  2. Applicant describes a widespread problem of general concern in his or her community
  3. Applicant identifies a partnership that is organized to address a complex problem
  4. Partnership includes multiple community-based stakeholders across various sectors, organizations, and neighborhoods
  5. Applicant is an active participant in the partnership or collaborative
  6. Applicant plays a key leadership or organizing role in the partnership or collaborative
  7. Applicant clearly articulates his or her intention to use the information to manage complex community problems