Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program
For the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program, they will award $20,000 college scholarships to 20 (yes, 20!) outstanding student athletes who demonstrate exceptional academic ability and strong leadership skills in sports, school and within their communities.
Who is eligible to apply to the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program?
The scholarship is open to students who:
- are current high school seniors entering an accredited, four-year US college or university in the Fall of 2019
- are currently members (in good standing) of a high school sports team or are involved in after-school sports (e.g. intramurals, martial arts, etc.)
- have maintained an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher from ninth grade to first semester of 12th grade
are U.S. citizens or US Permanent Legal Residents
- are NOT Foot Locker employees or immediate family members of a Foot Locker employee
To see if you are eligible, click here.
When is the application for the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program due?
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program application closes on December 14, 2018 at 5pm EST for all candidates (even if you live in Central, Mountain, or Pacific Coast time zones).
How much is the Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Scholarship worth?
Twenty Foot Locker Scholar Athletes will each receive $20,000 in college scholarship money for their excellence in school, on their sports teams, and in their communities.
The scholarship will be awarded in four equal annual payments of $5,000 throughout the winner’s four-year college career.
In addition to the $20,000 Foot Locker Scholar Athletes scholarship, one of our 20 winners will also be selected for the Ken C. Hicks scholarship for demonstrating superior educational achievement, outstanding leadership, and a true love of the game. This winner will receive an additional $5000 award (for a total of $25,000). This student will receive their scholarship in four yearly installments, each of $6,250.
For a handy list of FAQs, click here!
Best of luck to all you talented student athletes!