High-achieving students can receive scholarship money based on standardized test scores and transcripts. The [INSERT UNIVERSITY] has several academic scholarships that you can contribute to including [INSERT SCHOLARSHIPS].
Students with a talent for sports can be considered for an athletic scholarship. Many scholarships are specific to a sport, whether it’s basketball, football, or synchronized swimming. The [INSERT UNIVERSITY] has the following scholarships for sports: [INSERT SCHOLARSHIPS]
Hobbies and Extracurriculars
While students and donors may be familiar with academic and sports scholarships, awards created to support certain hobbies and interests may offer some surprising opportunities.
Scholarships Based on Applicants’ Identities
A number of scholarship programs have a mission to support traditionally underrepresented students. Donors can indicate the gender, race, ethnicity, or other aspects of an individual’s identity to receive a scholarship.
Need-based scholarships are incredibly important for students from disadvantaged backgrounds that otherwise would not be able to afford an education at [INSERT UNIVERSITY]. You can create a scholarship with specific financial parameters for individuals that can benefit greatly from a need-based scholarship.
Military scholarships are another great way to give back to individuals that have served our country and would now like to receive a quality education at [INSERT UNIVERSITY].
Specific Scholarship Examples:
John Doe Scholarship:
$50,000 each year to a student from a disadvantaged background from the Greater Philadelphia area.
Jane Doe Scholarship:
$20,000 each year to a student planning to study medicine. Preference for minority female students.