The Badcock Scholarship

As school starts and you find yourself jumping in feet first, you’re probably wondering how you’re going to make ends meet, especially if you have to rely on student loans or the kindness of strangers. To put it lightly, there are a lot of expenses for you to worry about when it comes to your education, and it won’t be too long before you find yourself in the hole, financially. You need to pay for your classes, your books, and if you’re living on your own, you have expenses that you cannot even fathom yet. An extra thousand dollars would definitely go a long way, and Badcock is here to lend you the helping hand you need!

Badcock is proud to present a $1000 scholarship to be awarded to the worthiest individual. We understand that school is expensive and you do, without a doubt, have plenty to worry about, money aside. Only one winner will be selected, but you can take advantage of this amazing opportunity easily. Want to know more? Keep reading and learn how you can win!

Application Requirements for Badcock Scholarship

Are you ready for the financial boost hat a Badcock scholarship can provide? If so, make sure you meet these two pieces of criteria first and foremost:

Attain Enrollment:

To become eligible for the scholarship you will need to be enrolled in an accredited college or university, approved by Badcock.

Build your Essay:

You will need to be able to write and submit your essay, doing so on a topic that we approve. Our scholarship program will have more information on approved topics.

Getting started is easy! All you need to do is write an essay on the approved topic, which will be provided to you by our program, though while many entries will be received, there can only be a single winner. If you don’t make it this year, there’s always next year! If you do happen to win you will not only receive the money, but also exposure as your essay is published on our website. It’s perfect for resume material!

Scholarship Competition Criteria

Once you write your blog entry or essay you will need to submit it, understanding that the following criteria needs to be met:

Length of Essay

Your entry will need to meet the length criteria which is now at 600 words or greater. Shorter entries will not be considered.


Your essay entry needs to be properly formatted with a title, body, and conclusion to be considered for entry into the scholarship contest.

Send your Essay

Once the essay is finished you can submit it via e-mail to the address we provide.

Personal Info

Be sure you submit your essay with your name, email address, phone number and transcripts.

Once you know that you stand in compliance with the above requirements, you will need to make sure that you are enrolled in a minimum of 6 hours undergraduate studies or 3 hours of graduate courses. You will also need to have a declared major in addition to meeting other requirements. It is standard for us to require our students to be involved in one extracurricular activity with their school, but this requirement can be circumvented if the student is already involved with the surrounding community.

Further Scholarship Requirements

The items above are important, but to fully qualify make sure you meet these base criteria:
• 18+ Years of Age
• GPA of 3.0 or Higher
• Letter of Recommendation from College on College Letterhead

As always, make sure that you keep a copy of your submission for your own records, and of course submit your essay with:
• Your Name (Full)
• Phone Number
• E-Mail
• Proof of GPA(Transcript)

If you’re ready to get ahead financially for a while, make your submission and you could win our scholarship! Pay a portion of your tuition, buy supplies, or even get a few books. If you’re ready to put the work in, we’re ready to help you succeed!

To get started, please email [email protected]