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Burger King Scholars Program

Burger King Foundation
Burger King Scholars Program

Application Window: October 16th - December 15th

BURGER KING® General High School Senior Scholarship Available to all high school seniors who meet the criteria below.


Applicants must:

  • Be living in the United States, Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada

  • Be graduating high school seniors (U.S., Puerto Rico and Guam), graduating from grade 12 (Canada) or graduating from home school education in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada

  • Have a cumulative high school grade point average of 2.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale, or the equivalent

  • Plan to enroll full-time, without interruption, for the entire 2024-25 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school or CEGEP or equivalent in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Guam or Canada



BURGER KING® Employee-Based Track


Note: The Employee-Based Track will have two components; see website for full details.

Awards are not renewable and cannot be deferred. However, the $1,000 Employee-Based Track recipients may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements and receive up to a maximum of four awards (up to $4,000). Regional and special-named award recipients may reapply and be considered for the $1,000 general awards (up to $4,000).



Start by clicking on the link at the bottom of this page. You will need to create a username and password to register for a student account. You will be notified through an email validation process before an account is created for you. You must use a valid email address. The final step in creating your account is to complete the information requested in the student profile.  



After your student account is created and you have provided profile information, you will have access to the application. During the application process, you will be able to leave the site by clicking on the Log Out or Save and Log Out links located on the site. In order to log in, you must enter your username and password as provided when registering for a student account.   



You may wish to gather the following information that will be needed for the application process:

  • A list of your work experiences and involvement in school and community activities

  • A current (official or unofficial) transcript of grades

  • BURGER KING® employee information if your application is to be affiliated with an employee


Carefully review your application before submission. We recommend that you print a hard copy of your application to retain for your records. Printed copies of the online application should not be sent to Scholarship America or BURGER KING® Foundation. 


All application pages with required fields must be completed in the format described in order to submit the application. Standard capitalization (Jill Smith, 101 Main Street, New York, NY) must be used when entering data. Once the application is submitted, no further revisions can be made.


Burger King Scholars Program Website: Details and online application.