CK Scholarship

About the Scholarship

The CK Scholarship is a monthly scholarship competition that is open to everyone. Participants are quizzed on basic common knowledge facts and each month the high scorers advance to the Championship Round where the winner is awarded a $100 Amazon gift card. 


All U.S. high school and college students and out of school students.


$100 Amazon gift card

How it Works

Participants must register with CKSF to take the scholarship quizzes. There is one quiz in the Challenge Round.  The top 25% of scorers will be advanced to the Championship Round. The highest scorings student from the Championship Round will receive a $100 Amazon gift card. 

Quiz Dates

Challenege Round

08/07/2014 - 09/07/2014

Top 25% will advance to the championship round.

Championship Round

09/10/2014 - 09/12/2014

Quiz Details

To participate, you must register with the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation at For all CKSF scholarship quizzes, 500 points are awarded 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