“The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves,” -Helen Keller.
Being committed to generosity and to helping those around you not only improves the lives of your friends, family, and community, but can also make you feel a sense of purpose and value in the world.
This scholarship seeks to motivate students to appreciate what they have, give back, and live selflessly.
All students may apply for this exclusive scholarship, including high school, undergraduate, and graduate students.
To apply, tell us why giving is so important to you and how you give back to others.
Tell us why giving is important to you and what you do to give back.
The application deadline is Dec 30, 2021. Winners will be announced on Jan 31, 2022.
The scholarship award is $500.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jan 31, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.