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 $250 scholarship.
All U.S. high school students, and college students
$250 scholarship each month
How it Works
Participants must register with CKSF to take the scholarship quizzes. There are two quizzes in the Challenge Round. Score from each quiz are added together for each participant and the top 25% of scorers will be advanced to the Championship Round. The highest scorings student from the Championship Round will receive a $250 scholarship.
To participate, you must register with the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation at www.cksf.org. 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 www.cksf.org.