Hero Scholarship Program
Create a 2-3 minute video in which you explain how will you use your education to be a positive citizen of your community. Your video can answer the questions:
- How will you use your education to help children in your community thrive?
- In large or small ways, how will you use your education to be a positive citizen of your community?
Now Accepting Submissions for Fall! Get Started Now.
|Fall 2019 Semester||July 1-November 30, 2019||$2,000 USD|
|Spring 2019 Semester||January 1-June 30, 2019||$2,000 USD|
One winner will be selected by a selection committee composed of managing staff members. The decision of the panel will be based on response to the question (60%) and originality and creativity (40%) from among all eligible entries received by 11:59pm MT on the last day of the Scholarship Window referenced in the chart in section 1. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries. Winner agrees to be bound by the Official Rules and decisions of the Sponsor, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Scholarship.
Frequently Asked Questions
Who are past scholarship winners?
Fall 2017 winner is Yasmeen Labead from University of Central Florida.
Spring 2018 winner is Camille Herrera from Brigham Young University in Provo, UT
Fall 2018 winner is Anthonia Okafor from University of Massachusetts
If I am not a United States citizen, am I eligible to apply?
If you are not a United States citizen but are enrolled at an accredited United States college or university, you are eligible to apply. See all rules here.
How can I submit my video?
When the submission window is open, you will be able to submit your video on this web page.
How will the winner be announced?
The winner will be notified via email or telephone and will be announced on our scholarship page by July 15, 2019.
Will my video be published?
All scholarship videos have the possibility of being featured on our website or social media.
Whom can I contact if I have a question regarding the scholarship contest?
If you have any further questions, please contact us here.