Jui2ced by Otis Anderson Jr. Scholarship

$3,500
1st winner$1,500
2nd winner$1,000
3rd winner$1,000
Awarded
Winners
3
Finalists
3
Application Deadline
Jan 1, 2023
Winners Announced
Jun 6, 2023
Education Level
Undergraduate, High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education level:
High School or Undergraduate student
State:
Florida
Background:
Student athlete
GPA requirement:
3.0 and above
Education level:
State:
Background:
GPA requirement:
High School or Undergraduate student
Florida
Student athlete
3.0 and above

The late Otis Anderson Jr. was an incredible athlete and student. He played for University of Central Florida before joining the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2021.

Student athletes comprise a small percentage of their respective university, but provide an immense amount of school spirit to their greater community.Their hard-work on the playing field fills campus with a lot of excitement and compassion. 

It is also no surprise that balancing obtaining a bachelor’s degree with the grueling hours of practice can be quite difficult.

This scholarship will honor the life of Otis Anderson Jr. and help support student athletes that are pursuing higher education. The ideal applicant is either an underrepresented football player or a student athlete that played sports in high school. 

All Florida state high school or undergraduate student athletes maintaining a 3.0 gpa are eligible for this scholarship. The first winner will receive $1,500 and two runner ups will receive $1,000 each.

To apply, please respond to the following prompts.

How do you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your education?

What obstacles were you faced with while playing sports and how has it helped you build character? 

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Bold.org Profile
Published December 6, 2022
$3,500
1st winner$1,500
2nd winner$1,000
3rd winner$1,000
Awarded
Winners
3
Finalists
3
Application Deadline
Jan 1, 2023
Winners Announced
Jun 6, 2023
Education Level
Undergraduate, High School
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

How do you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your education?


What obstacles were you faced with while playing sports and how has it helped you build character? 

400–600 words