Opportunities, that are a little different, for kids to win money for college
National Marbles Tournament Scholarship Contestants 8 to 14 year olds can win between $1,000 and $2,000 in scholarship money for being skilled in the game of marbles.
Tall Clubs International Scholarship $1,000 scholarship for men over 6’2” or women over 5’10”.
Culinary Institute of America’s All-American Apple Pie Recipe Contest gives $25,000 to first place.
The Sheep Association’s Make It with Wool offers $2,000 for contestants who make their best attempt at a wool-only garment of clothing.
Starfleet Academy Scholarship If you are part of any organization modeled around Star Trek, you can earn a $500 scholarship to any post-high-school institution.
Grandparents Gone Wired Scholarship Contestants can be eligible for $500 if they take a video or pictures of them introducing their grandparents into the digital age.
Duct Tape Stuck on Prom Contest $3,000 in scholarship money to the couple with the best duct tape outfits for a prom.
Sophie Major Memorial Duck Calling Contest High school seniors can win $1,500 for their skill in duck calling.