It’s a national award and anyone who breathes and goes to high school is a candidate.
It’s an award with specific criteria and you don’t exactly fit but really want to go for it.
It’s a highly specific award and there aren’t all that many people who will fit the eligibility criteria.
It's a national award with broad eligibility criteria.
It's a regional or local award
It's a specialized scholarship for a student exactly like you!
A conflict with my schedule will make it very hard to make the due date.
There may be a conflict with my schedule but I will do what I can to make the due date.
There is no conflict with the due date and my schedule.
The scholarship requires “the usual stuff”, i.e., application, transcript, essay.
The scholarship requires a little more than the usual, like a letter of recommendation or project.
The scholarship is fairly demanding asking for multiple items that will take time.
There are more than 20 awards given.
Anywhere between 5 and 20 awards are given.
1 to 4 awards are given.
Up to $300
From $300 to $3,000
Greater than $3,000
The scholarship IS renewable.
The scholarship IS NOT renewable.
The scholarship IS automatically renewable.
The scholarship IS NOT automatically renewable.
You can use it at ONLY one school.
You can use it at a group of schools. (Southern California Schools, HBCU’s, etc.)
You can use this award at any school you choose.
You must play a sport or have a certain major.
It is based on eligibility such as your GPA.
It is awarded with no criteria. (you just have to be in school and breathing)