Raise Up Excellence In Academics Scholarship



  • 4.0 or higher cumulative GPA (Weighted)

  • 1200 SAT/30 ACT

  • No more than 10 absences per school year

  • No out-of-school suspensions

Roger Jones Excellence In Character Scholarship



  • Personal Essay Demonstrating: Integrity, Courage, Responsibility, and Citizenship

  • Personal Interview with Companion Foundation Board

  • 2 Letters of Recommendation

  • 50 Hours of Community Volunteering (Over 3 Years)

  • 3.25 Cumulative GPA


One-on-one mentoring to help the young men with their grades, SAT/ACT scores, personal issues and post secondary education.

You and Your Mentor Will…

  • Meet weekly at school
  • Have the option to speak/text/email

  • Join the group at Raise Up outings

  • Build a lifelong relationship

Your Mentor Will Help With…

  • Grades & Classes

  • Personal Issues

  • College Applications


Earn cash each Quarter and Semester

Potential Earnings

Cash Incentives are awarded to the young men who achieve academic goals each quarter and semester.

Earn $50

each Quarter if you have a 3.0 GPA or higher

Earn $100

each Semester if you have a 3.0 GPA or higher