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Ken Larson Memorial Scholarship

$500
1 winner$500
Open
Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2024
Winners Announced
Dec 31, 2024
Education Level
High School, Undergraduate
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school senior or four-year undergraduate student
Field of Study:
Public services or law

Education is a fundamental right for all prospective college students, regardless of their background.

Ken Larson was a beloved grandfather who built a long-lasting legacy as a history teacher, mock trial coach, and mentor. He was a strong advocate of increasing opportunities for higher education among all generations of students. As college becomes increasingly expensive, funding has become one of the most significant barriers to higher education.

This scholarship aims to honor the life and legacy of Ken Larson by supporting students who are pursuing their dreams in the public services.

Any high school senior or four-year undergraduate student who is pursuing law or public services, such as teaching, may apply for this scholarship opportunity.

To apply, tell us why you’re passionate about your field of study and future career field.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Published July 2, 2024
Essay Topic

Why are you so passionate about your chosen college major and future career field?

400–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Dec 1, 2024. Winners will be announced on Dec 31, 2024.