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Opportunity Scholarships

https://opportunity.collegeboard.org/?excmpid=vt-00248

 

The Scholarships

The more effort you put in, the more opportunities you have to earn a scholarship. Complete all six, and you’re eligible to earn $40,000. Scholarships will be awarded through monthly drawings to students who complete each action.


  1. 1. Build Your College List: $500

    Get started by exploring colleges you're interested in. Learn More


  2. 2. Practice for the SAT: $1,000

    Use Official SAT Practice on Khan Academy® to get ready for test day. Learn More


  3. 3. Improve Your Score: $2,000

    Show how practice pays off by improving your SAT score. Learn More


  4. 4. Strengthen Your College List: $500

    Make sure your college list has a mix of academic safety, match, and reach schools. Learn More


  5. 5. Complete the FAFSA: $1,000

    Fill out the free government form to apply for financial aid. Learn More


  6. 6. Apply to Colleges: $1,000

    Apply to the schools you want to attend. Learn More


  7. Complete Your Journey: $40,000

    Complete all six scholarship steps to be eligible for a $40,000 scholarship. Learn More

     

     

Eligibility

I'm a student. Am I eligible?

The College Board Opportunity Scholarships program is open to all class of 2020 students in the United States, Puerto Rico and the US territories. Students in the class of 2021 will be eligible next year. For more information, please see Official Rules.

Are there family income requirements to earn scholarships?

This program is open to students regardless of their family income. At least half of all the scholarships (over $2 million) will be designated for students whose families earn less than $60,000 per year.

 

From College Board website

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