Space To Learn Scholarship

Award

The Space to Learn Scholarship is an annual award in the amount of $2,000 that is given to six awardees either children or grandchildren of active team members, pursuing STEM related field of study. Applications will be considered within the announced period in which they are received.

Criteria

Please note that due to IRS regulations, the scholarship award amount will be reported as income on the LinQuest team members W-2 (Wage and Tax Statement) and is subject to tax withholding by LinQuest. LinQuest will gross up the scholarship award. Award recipients will not be taxed.

How to Apply

To be eligible for the scholarship, the following must be submitted:

  • Completed LinQuest Scholarship application.
  • School transcripts with your name, school name and address, and cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher.
  • List of extra-curricular activities (charity, non-profit, etc) to include accumulated hours during high school/college years.
  • A recommendation letter from a teacher, community leader or employer that attests to students’ character, drive, and passion to learn and grow. Please note this individual must be a non-relative.
  • Essay not to exceed 2 pages (double spaced) demonstrating a commitment to and passion for chosen field of study and what would receiving this scholarship award mean to you.
  • A copy of your acceptance letter from the institution you wish to attend.

Deadline

2022 Scholarship payments will be sent on August 1, 2022.

This scholarship will be open for 2023 with the following schedule.

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March 2023

Online application opens

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April 2023

Online application due by 11:59 pm EST

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June 2023

Scholarship recipient(s) notified

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August 2023

Scholarship payments sent to recipient; Check made out to College/University

Payment is made in one installment in August. The checks are made out to the institution on behalf of the student and are mailed to the student address on file or mailed directly to university (student can identify which they prefer).