The Carson Scholars Fund awards $1,000 college scholarships to students in grades 4-11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. Named “Carson Scholars,” winners receive an Olympic-sized medal and a trophy for their school.
- Award: $1,000 college scholarship.
- Grades Eligible: 4-11.
- Previous winners can reapply for recognition annually.
- Visit the Current Scholar page for more information on reapplication.
- Must attend an accredited K-12 school in the United States.
- Nomination by an educator required.
- Only one student per school may apply.
- Minimum GPA: 3.75.
- Demonstrated humanitarian qualities through community service.
- Selection based on academic and humanitarian achievements.
- Interested educators or school administrators must request an application.
- All applications must be requested by educators, not individual students or parents.
- Complete the Application Information Request Form.
- Homeschool applications subject to specific conditions.
- Parents and students should encourage educators to request an application.
For more details, educators and prospective scholars are encouraged to visit the relevant sections on the Carson Scholars Fund website. Changes in school contact information should be communicated via email. Note that requests from students, parents, or individuals are not processed.