The ABC Fundraising® Volunteer Recognition $1,500 College Scholarship
About ABC Fundraising®:
Since 1993, ABC Fundraising’s unique and highly profitable fundraising products have helped over 50,000 schools, youth sports teams, churches, and non-profits of all shapes and sizes. ABC Fundraising® is committed to providing the most profitable fundraisers in the industry. By supplying unique products and tools, we help to make fundraising both easy and fun!
About Our $1,500 College Scholarship:
Helping others is a key initiative of every member of the ABC Fundraising® team. We love to see groups using our products thrive and achieve incredible results.
For the past 25 years, ABC Fundraising® has helped schools, youth sports teams, churches, and thousands of organizations all across America raise over 50 million dollars. We are now looking to award one determined and charitable student with our annual $1,500 scholarship.
Who Can Apply:
Current high school junior, high school senior, college undergraduate, or graduate students that have participated in consistent volunteer work.
Deadline for Applications:
June 30, Annually
Please complete the Volunteer Verification Form
Please write an 800-1000 word essay reflecting on your volunteer and fundraising experience. How has your volunteer work shaped you into the person you are today? How do you plan to continue your volunteer work in the future? Essays can include photos, charts, or info-graphics where appropriate.
How to Apply:
Please complete the ABC Fundraising® Volunteer Recognition Scholarship Form with the following information:
Attachment with scanned copy of completed Volunteer Verification Form (.pdf, .jpeg, .doc)
Attachment with reflection essay
Additional Scholarship Details:
Scholarship is available on a yearly basis
Winning applicant will be selected by the team at ABC Fundraising®
All questions regarding the scholarship should be sent to: Contact
The scholarship funds awarded by ABC Fundraising® can be sent via check, PayPal, or other means to the recipient or University. Funds are to be applied to qualified college expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board) for the current academic year.
Scholarship recipient will be notified by July 15. Award will be sent by August 1.
Terms & Conditions
All submitted photos and essays must be original work of the applicant. Only one submission may be entered per student, per year. Duplicate entries will be disqualified. All scholarships are non-renewable. By submitting an application to The ABC Fundraising® Volunteer Recognition Scholarship, you certify that all the information you have provided is accurate and complete.
The applicant automatically grants ABC Fundraising®, its agents and/or representatives permission to:
-Use their name, photo, essay response, and award amount, if any, in announcements or articles (i.e. social media, newsletter, etc) issued by ABC Fundraising®.
-Post the applicant’s name, college or university, and essay on the abcfundraising.com web site.
-Call and/or send information to the applicant regarding their application.
-Winners will be notified via email, and announced publicly, as well as on ABC Fundraising® social media pages.
The 2019 Scholarship Winner
Read Creed King’s Winning Essay Here
Mississippi State University
July 15, 2019
We are pleased to announce Creed King as the winner of The 2019 ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship for $2,500. Creed, who attends the Mississippi State University, was selected from a pool of 160 candidates. Candidates had to submit an essay detailing volunteer work and a volunteer verification form.
Creed composed an inspiring essay about a project – LIONS UNITE! – that she organized to promote inclusion of differently-abled students in mainstream high schools.
Applications for the 2020 ABC Fundraising® Volunteer Recognition Scholarship are now open.
The 2018 Scholarship Winner
Read Lily Sweet’s Winning Essay Here
Lilia Sweet Tyline King
University of Mississippi
July 15, 2018
We are pleased to announce Lilia Sweet Tyline King as the winner of The 2018 ABC Fundraising® Volunteer Recognition Scholarship for $2,500. Lily Sweet, who attends the University of Mississippi, was selected from a pool of almost 80 candidates. Candidates had to submit an essay detailing volunteer work and a volunteer verification form.