Unlock Your Potential with the Chess House $1,200 Scholarship


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At Chess House, we believe in fostering intellectual growth and supporting students in their academic journeys. To help deserving students achieve their educational goals, we are proud to announce the Chess House $1,200 Scholarship. 

This one-time financial award is designed to assist college students and graduating high school seniors in need of financial support. We understand the significance of education and want to offer a helping hand to hardworking students. 

By investing in the future of bright minds, we aim to promote the values of strategic thinking and problem-solving that chess embodies. Discover how you can apply for our scholarship below and take a step towards a brighter future.

Scholarship Details

Name of Program: Chess House Scholarship

Fund Worth: $1,200 (one-time reward)

Deadline of Application: January 13, 2025

Available Slot(s): 1

Who Can Apply

We are looking for undergraduates currently enrolled in accredited universities within the United States and high school seniors who have been accepted into a university program for Spring Semester 2025

Applicant must also meet the following criteria:

  • Must be at least 18 years old
  • Must be a legal resident of the United States or a holder of a valid student visa
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate program in an accredited US university or college

How to Apply

1. Write a 300-word essay on one of the following topics:

  • The Role of Strategic Thinking in Chess and Everyday Life
  • How Chess Can Enhance Problem-Solving Skills in Education
  • The Historical Significance of Chess in Various Cultures

2. Send your essay to <scholarship@chesshouse.com> as an attached PDF file along with the following details:

  • Your full name
  • The name of your school
  • Your major
  • Your expected graduation date (for high school seniors only)
  • Use the subject line: Chess House $1,200 Scholarship | (Your Full Name)

Terms and Conditions

  • Only one submission is allowed per applicant. You must present proof of your eligibility for the program based on the qualifications mentioned above.
  • By participating in this scholarship program, you allow Chess House to use your full name and essay for marketing purposes.

Seize this opportunity to enhance your education and achieve your dreams. Apply now and make a lasting impact on your future!