June 2018 DoSomething Scholarships

Do you like making a difference in your school or community? If you do, DoSomething has many campaigns to make a difference, and for participating, you will be entered to win a scholarship! Below are campaigns from DoSomething that are accepting entries in June.

Grab the Mic: Join 193,242 Young People Making Schools Safer for LGBTQ+ Students
Scholarship Amount: $3,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
About: 78% of LGBTQ+ teens are teased or bullied in their schools and communities.
How to enter: Educate friends and promote LGBTQ+ inclusivity by sharing DoSomething’s ally guide. Then share an event finder and make a plan to attend a Pride event. You’ll make a difference for LGBTQ+ students in your community and be entered to win the scholarship.

Lose Your V-Card: Share a Link to Help Your Friends Register to Vote
Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
About: Over 69 million young people are eligible to vote in 2018. Your generation has the power to decide this election.
How to enter: Simply share the link DoSomething provides with a friend by text, email, or social media to help them register to vote online. it only takes 2 minutes for them to register! Each time you share a unique registration link, you will receive one scholarship entry. Unlimited entries.

Red, White, Booth: Run a Voter Registration Drive
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
About: 75% of young Americans say the government isn’t listening to them.
How to enter: Get your community registered to vote. DoSomething will walk you through the entire process of running a voter registration drive so you can make it happen.

You’ve Got the Power: Share a Tip on How You Found the Power to Beat Bullying
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: July 9, 2018
About: Bullying affects 1 in 5 students in the U.S. Simply share a tactic to overcome bullying.
How to enter: Simply share a tactic to overcome bullying. DoSomething will compile the best ones into the largest ever peer-to-peer anti-bullying guide. The guide will help thousands of other young people beat bullying and you’ll automatically be entered to win the scholarship. Unlimited entries!

Brake It Down: Take a Quiz to See How Well You Know Your Best Friend
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Closing Date: September 15, 2018
How to enter: Take a simple quiz to see how well you know your best friend. Based on your answers, you’ll find out what kind of driver, passenger, or pedestrian your best friend is. Then you’ll receive customized tips to help them stay safe on the road! Just for taking the quiz, you’ll automatically be entered to win the scholarship. Each time you share a unique registration link, you’ll receive one scholarship entry. Unlimited entries!

Eligibility Information

While there is no GPA, test score, or essay requirements, there are some eligibility requirements students must meet to enter any of the above scholarship opportunities:

  • US or Canadian citizens, regardless of residence OR reside in the U.S. or Canada.
  • 13 to 25 years of age.

The above scholarship contests are easy to enter and you’ll be making a difference. Check them out and participate before the closing dates.

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