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Spider-Man Showdown Scholarship

Funded by
$500
1 winner$500
Open
Application Deadline
Jul 1, 2024
Winners Announced
Aug 25, 2024
Education Level
Any
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From swinging between New York skyscrapers to navigating high school troubles, Spider-Man has been an emblem of hope, resilience, and youth for countless fans around the world. The "Spider-Man Showdown Scholarship" is a nod to the webbed hero's cinematic journey, designed for students who have been engrossed in the various portrayals of our beloved wall-crawler.

Do you remember Tobey Maguire's struggle to balance love, duty, and identity? Or perhaps Andrew Garfield's tenacity and quick-witted humor? And how can we forget Tom Holland's fresh take on the young, evolving superhero? Each Spider-Man brings a unique flavor, resonating differently with fans and offering varying shades of Peter Parker.

This scholarship isn't just a tribute to Spider-Man; it's a recognition of the differing interpretations and what they represent to fans. From the storylines we cherish to the villains we love to hate, Spider-Man's journey has been as much ours as it has been his.

Students from every educational background who've been captivated, inspired, or simply entertained by the Spider-Man sagas are invited to apply! This scholarship operates on a rolling deadline; however, the earlier you apply, the better. So, web up your memories, dive deep into the Spider-Verse, and share your favorite Peter Parker portrayal.

(Note: This scholarship is an independent scholarship created by bold.org and is not endorsed by or affiliated with Marvel, Sony Pictures, or any associated entities.)

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Drive, Impact
Rolling Deadline. This scholarship has rolling monthly application deadlines. Students applying earlier will have a greater chance of winning. It'll be awarded on August 25, 2024.
Published August 24, 2023
Essay Topic

Over the years, different actors have brought Spider-Man to life on the big screen. Which actor is your favorite Spider-Man and why?

200–600 words

FAQ

When is the scholarship application deadline?

The application deadline is Jul 1, 2024. Winners will be announced on Aug 25, 2024.