Through this national education initiative, Southwest Airlines will award round trip airline tickets to undergraduate and graduate students across the country who travel away from home to pursue a higher education and meet the eligibility criteria.
A selection committee consisting of national education advocates and community leaders will select the award recipients. Recipients may be awarded 1-4 roundtrip tickets for the student and/or parent to use when traveling to/from the college/university. The complimentary airline ticket(s) can be used for travel to any of the Southwest Airlines destinations in the United States & Puerto Rico.
-Student must be enrolled in a college at least 200 miles from their designated home
-Student must be in good academic standing as determined by his or her college
-Student must have a minimum 2.5 GPA
-Applicants must be 18 years old or older at time of application
-Recipient must be a legal U.S. resident
-All federal government regulations related to air travel and Transportation Security Administration rules must be adhered to, including, but not limited to, producing a valid government issued photo ID for air travel
-Needed travel must be to/from Southwest Airlines destinations
-Student should specify extent of financial need or constraints when writing essay
-If selected, students will be required to submit and Enrollment Verification Form from his or her college/university
-Student must identify direct or parental ties to a specific country to determine Hispanic origin on the application
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.