SIX SCHOLAR CONTESTANTS VIE FOR THE LAST REMAINING POSITION IN THE FINAL ROUND, ON ABC's "THE SCHOLAR"
"Episode 105" - Several "Scholar" contestants set aside their personal opinions to engage in a tense debate on a topical, very controversial issue to secure the last remaining spot in the final round and an opportunity to win the grand prize of a $240,000 full-ride scholarship, on "The Scholar," MONDAY, JULY 11 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network.
The ten contestants on "The Scholar" include:
Max C., Oakland, CA
Alyssa D., Yuba City, CA
Amari H., St. Charles, MO
Melissa H., Tarzana, CA
Davis L., Memphis, TN
Scot P., New Freedom, PA
Gerald T., Commerce, TX
Jeremy T., Westminster, CA
Elizabeth W., Buhl, ID
Milana Z., Fresh Meadows, NY
The grand prize, valued at up to $240,000, will be donated by The Broad Foundation.
Hosted by Rob Nelson ("The Rob Nelson Show"), "The Scholar" is filmed in and around the Los Angeles-based campus of the University of Southern California. The Ivy League scholarship committee consists of Marquesa Lawrence from University of California at Berkeley, and Shawn Abbott and Peter Johnson from Columbia University.
This program carries a TV-PG parental guideline.