Rent-A-Center, Inc. has established a scholarship program to assist Rent-A-Center, Get It Now!, Home Choice, Acceptance NOW and RAC Franchising customers, their spouses, and their dependent children. The program also helps the dependent children of employees of Rent-A-Center, Get It Now!, Home Choice, Acceptance NOW, RAC Franchising and RAC Field Support Center employees. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.
Applicants to the Make A Difference Scholarship Program must be:
- Customers in good standing (current customers or customers within the past two years) of Rent-A-Center (includes corporate Rent-A-Center and Rent-A-Center Franchise locations), Get it Now!, Home Choice or Acceptance NOW.
- Spouses or dependent children of the above customers who are living in the customer’s household.
- Dependent children, 25 years of age or younger, of current employees of Rent-A-Center (includes corporate Rent-A-Center and Rent-A-Center Franchise locations), Get it Now!, Home Choice, Acceptance NOW or RAC Field Support Center who have been continuously employed for at least one year on February 1, 2019.
- Dependent children, age 25 or younger, of current Rent-A-Center Franchise owners.
Applicants must live in the U.S. or Puerto Rico.
Applicants must be high school seniors or graduates who plan to enroll or students already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school in the United States or Puerto Rico for the entire upcoming academic year.
Applicants must be studying to obtain their first bachelor’s degree.
Applicants must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 2.00 on a 4.00 scale (or its equivalent).