About the Scholarship

U.S. Bank has sole responsibility for selecting the recipients for the scholarship program.

The scholarship award is available to the recipients who plan to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited two- or four-year college or university in the U.S.

The scholarship awards are given without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, gender, disability or national origin.


How to apply for this scholarship?

  • Applications are available on the U.S. Bank website. Students may apply online by completing the educational modules located on the scholarship website.

  • Each module approximately takes 10 to 15 minutes and will add one entry to the applicant's odds of winning.

  • All entries, online or by paper, must be sent to the financial aid department before the deadline date. 


Award Amount and Deadline

The U.S. Bank Scholarship Program awards the Financial Genius Scholarship of the amount of $2000 to one eligible applicant every academic year.

All the applicants are hereby informed that the scholarship application deadline date will be on 25th October. Any application sent post deadline will be disqualified.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.

  • A recipient must be enrolled as an undergraduate student during the current fall semester.

  • A student must be planning to enroll as a full-time student in an accredited two- or four-year college or university.

  • A candidate must reside in one of the eligible U.S. states (void in NY and FL).