$40,000 KY Scholars Program
Big Ass Fans views intelligent and driven individuals as crucial for sustaining exceptional growth.
With that in mind, we are excited to offer $40,000 merit-based college scholarship/internship opportunities to support our local community and reward Kentucky’s best and brightest graduating high school seniors.
The first $20,000 is divided annually over a four-year period. An additional $5,000 is paid each summer, beginning the summer between high school and college, as students intern at Big Ass Fans. The scholarship program is available to graduating seniors from local and regional high schools who plan to attend any four-year institution, nationwide.
Your future job awaits you here at Big Ass Fans.
- Kentucky resident
- Top 5% of your graduating class
- Minimum high school GPA of 3.7 (non-weighted)
- Minimum composite SAT score of 1300 (math and verbal) OR composite ACT score of 30
- Plan to attend any 4-year accredited U.S.-based college or university
- Top candidates visit for an open house with Founder and Chief Big Ass Carey Smith
Maintaining your scholarship
- Must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.2 while in school
- Must be able to work at Big Ass Fans during summers in order to preserve ongoing scholarship (cannot work remotely)
Complete and submit the following documents by January 10, 2014:
- Big Ass Scholarship application
- High School transcript with standardized test scores
- One letter of recommendation (college recommendation letter accepted)
- 500 word response (questions given on application)
Mail applications to:
Big Ass Scholars Program
2348 Innovation Drive
Lexington, KY 40511
Send them to email@example.com
Big Ass Fans reserves the right to discontinue the scholarship due to extraordinary circumstances.