“The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to have it make some difference that you have lived and lived well,” -Ralph Waldo Emerson.
Helping other people not only makes a positive impact on your community and the world in general but can also feel rewarding and fulfilling. Living a life of service not only boosts your own happiness but spreads positivity all around you.
This scholarship aims to support selfless, kind students who are devoted to helping others and making the world a better place.
Any student who is committed to helping those around them may apply for this scholarship opportunity.
To apply, tell us about your favorite way to help other people.
What’s your favorite way to help others?
The application deadline is May 15, 2022. Winners will be announced on Jun 15, 2022.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jun 15, 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.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution or future academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.