June 12, 2005 11:01 PM by Joe Blackmon
"Episode 102" – The bonds between some "Scholar" competitors grows stronger, while a few relationships show strain, as the ten contestants team up to see who can better boost the school spirit of USC students at a campus sporting event. And three of the students square off in a challenging verbal showdown for a chance at a $50,000 scholarship and the opportunity to advance to the finals for a shot at the grand prize, a full-ride scholarship worth $240,000, on "The Scholar," MONDAY, JUNE 13 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET), on the ABC Television Network.
"The Scholar" will present this very exciting opportunity to the following ten students:
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.