Rockchuck Summit Scholarship Program

Apply today!

Don’t delay, submit your essay today to get a jump start on the chance to win a $500.00 scholarship. The 2017/2018 year is already done but you can get a jumpstart on 2018/2019 by submitting today!

We’re excited to announce the scholarship program.

Our scholarship application is simple. Write a 400 to 700-word essay on your favorite outdoor experiences such as your favorite hike, ideal camp, city or outdoor experience. We want to hear how the outdoors have shaped you as a person or have even defined your career and educational aspirations. We love hearing about the adventures that shape the youth of America and look forward to publishing selected entries for a chance to win prizes and our scholarship.

The scholarship deadline is June 15th of each year. We’re currently accepting scholarship essays for the 2018/2019 school year.

If you have any questions or would like to follow up on your submission, please Contact Us

Selection Process

Once the submission period ends and the essays have been reviewed, we will contact the top entrants and let them know their essays have been selected for publication. Once the entries are published we will open up voting to our community, your friends and family and the essay with the most votes will be selected for the scholarship.

You are more than welcome to share your essay with friends and family to get them to vote to increase your chances of selection.

We look forward to hearing about your outdoor adventures!


  • US Resident
  • Enrolled in US 2 or 4-year degree program or accepted to 2 or 4-year degree program.
  • 400-700 word Essay submitted as PDF, Word or Doc File with a cover page including your name, mailing address and phone number.

Submit Your Essay Online

Please use the click the "browse" button to a file chooser to attach your essay as a pdf,doc,docx or txt file.

You must click Send to complete your application

Once you click send a “confirmation message” should be displayed right above this text box confirming that your message has been sent.

Privacy has a strict privacy policy. Any information received will only be used to apply for a scholarship. No purchase is necessary. You can use this online form to submit your essay, or you can email: scholarship at rockchucksummit dot com directly.

Please make sure that you use a valid email and include a cover page with your essay with your contact information. All responses to this form are kept offline, and your session is encrypted with SSL. Winner(s) will be contacted offline for any further information that may be needed.