Scholarship Name :
Optimist International Foundation (Essay Contest)
Number Of Awards :
3 international awards plus district winners
States In Which Available :
Scholarship Amount :
$5,000 (1st prize); $3,000 (2nd), $2,000 (3rd/international), $650 (district level)
Varies by district
Eligibility Criteria :
Eligible students are under age 19 as of December 31 of the current school year. Open to residents of the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean.
Specific Target Group :
How To Apply :
Send SASE to Programs Coordinator for informational letter and list of district chairpersons; contact local chairperson for contest dates and where to submit essay.
Contact To :
Danielle Baugher, Programs Coordinator