Scholarships Program is now accepting applications!
The MENSA Foundation College Scholarship Program is open for applications from Sept. 15 through Jan. 15.
Go to www.mensafoundation.org/scholarships to submit your application by January 15.
- Scholarships are merit based; applications are judged solely by the essay submitted online.
- Over $80,000 was awarded last year.
- Scholarship winners receive their award check directly, which enables the funds to be used for the winner’s highest priority needs during the school year.
- Applicants must submit an application and essay (up to 550 words) explaining his or her career, academic and/or vocational goals and how they plan to achieve those goals.
- Applicants must be enrolled in a degree program in an accredited U.S. institution of higher learning during the academic year following the application date.
- All applications must be submitted online before 11:59 p.m., Central time, on January 15, 2017.
- Only one application is allowed per student in this scholarship competition.
- The Mensa Education & Research Foundation is a philanthropic, nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization committed to the pursuit of excellence in human intelligence. The mission and strategic focus are directed at scholarships, education and awards.