Common Knowledge Scholarship – Summer Challenge
The Common Knowledge Scholarship is a general knowledge quiz competition that covers topics that are commonly believed to be general or “common” knowledge. The contest is intended to be a fun interesting quiz and not focused on academic rigor.
Everyone in the United States that is 14 years of age and older.
1st place $100 Amazon.com Gift Card (or equivalent)
How it Works
Participants must register with CKSF to take the scholarship quizzes. The highest scoring student based on a combination of scores from all four quizzes will receive a $100 Amazon.com gift card or the equivalent.
Round Begin Date End Date
Round 1: June 1 September 30
Round 2: July 1 September 30
Round 3: August 1 September 30
Round 4: September 1 September 30
To participate, you must register with the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation at www.cksf.org. For all CKSF scholarship quizzes, 500 points are awarded for each correct answer and one point is deducted for each second taken to complete a question. Results are available immediately to each participant and the overall ranking is available within three hours under the “Results” tab at www.cksf.org.