7 Weird & Wacky Scholarships

7 Weird & Wacky Scholarships

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  • Feb 11, 2019
Free money for college

Scholarships are free money for college and are not just for the 4.0 student, the star athlete or the class president. Check out these 7 weird and wacky scholarships you might be eligible for, or check out our scholarship list to find countless others you can apply to!

Do you own a kilt?

The St. Andrews Society Scholarship (click on "Scholarships Through OCF") is only for Oregon high school graduates who were born in Scotland or who have a parent or grandparent who was born in Scotland, or who have demonstrated a significant commitment to Highland dancing, piping, drumming, Celtic harp or Highland fiddle.

Is your favorite movie Caddyshack?

Golf caddies, this one's for you. The Western Golf Association's Chick Evans Scholarship offers full tuition and housing for four years.

Do you know what to do when the zombie apocalypse strikes?

Share your plan for survival with the folks at Unigo and you could win a $2,000 scholarship. Bonus: anyone 13 and older can apply.

Are you a self-proclaimed loser?

Sub Pop Records 'Loser' Scholarship gives $15,000 to Oregon and Washington students who are "art-enthused misfits".

Do you have trouble finding pants that are long enough?

If you're a 5'10" or taller woman or a 6'2" or taller man, you can apply for a $1,000 Tall Clubs International Scholarship.

Are you always talking up tofu?

The Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship offers $20,000 in scholarships for students committed to a vegetarian or vegan diet and lifestyle.

Is it your dream to work for Hallmark?

Calling all artists! The Gallery Collection's Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship wants to see your best work.