The Surf Blog Scholarship

Scholarship Program is proud to provide financial assistance to a deserving sports-focused student. We are offering one scholarship every year beginning January 2023.  

The Challenge:

One of the things that we have been looking at recently is that mental health issues are on the rise and very difficult to combat in our fast paced World.

For our inaugural scholarship, we want to focus on this issue, an try to help people who are struggling.

To apply for the scholarship, we are looking for a 500-word essay on how surfing and other excercies help to overcome mental health struggles. 

Submission instructions:

• In a Microsoft Word or Google Doc file, create a 400 to 600-word essay on how surfing and other outdoor excercies help to overcome mental health issues. 

• Submit your essays to [email protected] before the following deadlines:

o Spring semester deadline date: January 15, 2023 – winner will be announced February 6, 2023

• Only 1 submission per person

• Email must include: Full Name, Address, Phone, School Name, GPA, Date of Birth, & Parent/Guardian Name (if under 18)


• Must be currently enrolled students at an accredited two or four-year college within the United States

• Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa

Scholarship Value: 

The student with the most original, well-written submission as judged by the editorial staff at will be awarded a $500 USD scholarship.

The winning submission will be featured on our blog and social media pages. A formal confirmation email will also be sent.

*Note. All written submissions become property of and may be posted on our blog, social media, or other uses as we see fit.

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