The Bicycle Casino Scholarship Program
Deadline to apply: February 28, 2019 3:00 pm CST

The Bicycle Casino Scholarship Program has established a scholarship program to assist children of Bicycle Casino team members who plan to continue education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America┬«, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.

Applicants to the Bicycle Casino Scholarship Program must meet the following eligibility requirements:

 

  • Be dependent* children, under the age of 26, of full-time Bicycle Casino team members who have a minimum of one year employment with the company as of the application deadline date.
    *Dependent children are defined as natural or legally adopted children or stepchildren, living in the team member’s household or primarily supported by the team member.
  • be high school seniors or graduates or current college undergraduates who plan to enroll or students who already enrolled in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).

Dependent children of team members earning more than $100,000 a year are not eligible.

Award Amounts

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive an award of $5,000. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements. Awards can only be received a maximum of three times.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Applications from college-bound students and vocational-technical school students are evaluated in two separate groups. Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or team member of The Bicycle Casino play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

Applicants will be notified in late April. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of The Bicycle Casino. Payments are made in one installment in early August.

As part of your application, you must upload the following document(s): A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grade and credit hours, and term in which the course was taken.

Your application is not considered complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.

The Bicycle Casino has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting "Apply Now" will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!