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Win up to $15,000 with the Citizens Scholarship
for undergrad or grad students.

A scholarship made ready for you

No essays, no report cards—just a couple easy steps and you’re entered. The Citizens Scholarship is giving away $2,500 every month to students and parents. If you don’t win this month, you could win next month and you’re automatically entered for the annual grand prize of $15,000. With all that, you’re made ready for success.

Learn More About Our Scholarship

This scholarship is a great opportunity to help you pay for college, so
take some time to learn more by reading the information below.
Of course, if you have more specific questions, you can always
 Ask a Citizen

  • How do I enter the Citizens Scholarship Sweepstakes?

    Entering the Sweepstakes is easy!  All you need to do is fill out the form above in its entirety and submit. 

  • How often can I apply for the Sweepstakes and does it increase my chances of winning?

    There is a limit of one entry per person per month. You are not required to enter each month as for any month you are not selected as a winner, your entry will continue to roll into subsequent monthly drawings, as well as the Annual Grand Prize drawing of $15,000 to be awarded in July 2021. If you enter the Sweepstakes before June 30, 2020, you’ll also be entered for a chance to win an initial prize of $15,000.

  • What is the prize and where do you send it?

    All entries received in May and June 2020 will be eligible for the initial prize drawing of $15,000 in July 2020.  Entries submitted from May and June will also be rolled over into the monthly awards of $2,500 from 7/1/2020 through 6/30/2021 including entry into the Annual Grand Prize of $15,000 awarded in July 2021.  Prize money will be sent directly to the school.

  • Who is eligible to enter the Sweepstakes?

    This Sweepstakes is open to High School Seniors, Undergrad and Graduate students as well as Parents or Sponsors of High School, Undergrad or Graduate students.  Students must plan on attending college, or be currently enrolled at least half-time in an eligible, accredited undergrad/grad post-secondary institution.

  • Where can I find additional information to prepare me for college?

    For helpful articles and resources for parents and students, please visit our College Bound Citizens page.

  • How can I apply for a student loan for undergraduate or graduate school?

    At Citizens, we have student loans to fit your needs, and student lending advisors to help you make the right choices depending on your area of study.  Please visit our Student Loan Overview page to get access to any of our student loan products:  Undergraduate, Graduate, MBA, Law, Health Professions, or Parent Loans.

Need Help Paying for College?

Our Citizens Student Loan products let you choose from competitive
fixed and variable rates, and repayment options that give you the
freedom to pay back your loan on your schedule. 

Questions? Ask a Citizen.
Questions? Ask a Citizen.