Goedeker's College Scholarships

Godeker's offers two scholarships:  Annual College Book Scholarship and Annual Public Service College Book Scholarship.

Annual Amount

Annual College Book Scholarship

The grand prize is a $500 scholarship. Two $100 scholarships will also be awarded to honorable mention entries.

Annual Public Service College Book Scholarship

The grand prize is a $500 scholarship. Two $100 honorable mention scholarships will also be awarded.

Additional Selection Criteria

Annual College Book Scholarship

Eligibility

Eligibility

Any student that is enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to participate. This includes any grade level, freshman to senior; undergrad and graduate alike are eligible. Even if you are a transfer student, non-traditional student, studying abroad, or taking classes online, you can enter. Any major or field of study is acceptable.

  • High school seniors that are enrolled in an accredited college, either for a dual credit program or for the upcoming semester, are eligible to enter as well.
  • You must either be enrolled for the spring 2019 or registered for the fall 2019 semester. Being enrolled in summer classes does not make you eligible to enter.
  • Students must be American citizens.
Annual Public Service College Book Scholarship

Eligibility

Any person in a public service position that is enrolled in an accredited college is eligible to participate. This includes government employees, police officers, firefighters, non-profit employees, active members of the military, reserves, and veterans. Spouses and children of these public service employees are also eligible.

You must either be enrolled for the spring 2019 or registered for the fall 2019 semester. Being enrolled in summer classes does not make you eligible to enter.

Students must be American citizens.



Application Process

Annual College Book Scholarship

Submission Requirements

  • Essay length should be 300 words minimum
  • Proof that you have a 3.0 GPA or higher (Unofficial transcripts meet this requirement. Please DO NOT pay for official transcripts solely for this scholarship.)
  • For homeschoolers: provide a parent-generated transcript
  • Clear contact information (name, mailing address, preferred means of contact)
  • A few sentences about yourself and a recent photo of yourself which will be used for publicity purposes on the Goedeker’s Home Life blog
  • Proof that you are enrolled in an accredited college for the spring 2019 semester OR proof that you have been accepted at an accredited college for the fall 2019 semester
  • Please attach the items listed above to an email and send them to scholarship@goedekers.com. For the subject line, write “Scholarship Essay Entry - (your name).”

Annual Public Service College Book Scholarship

Submission Requirements

  • Essay length should be 300 words minimum
  • Clear contact information (name, mailing address, preferred means of contact)
  • A few sentences about yourself and a recent photo of yourself which will be used for publicity purposes on the Goedeker’s Home Life blog
  • Proof that you are enrolled in an accredited college for the spring 2019 semester OR proof that you are registered for classes at an accredited college for the fall 2019 semester
  • Proof that you or a member of your immediate family is employed in a position of public service, such as a letter from your/their employer or a copy of your/their most recent pay stub
  • For family members of public service employees: provide proof of relation
  • For veterans: provide proof of previous service
  • Please attach the items listed above to an email and send them to servicescholarship@goedekers.com. For the subject line, write “Public Service Scholarship Entry - (your name).”

Deadline to Enter

They will consider submissions of essays until the entry deadline, which is July 7, 2019, at 11:59pm CDT.


Deadline

July 7, 2019

Notification

August 14-16, 2019

For the application or more information go to:
https://www.goedekers.com/college-scholarship