SKECHERS Foundation is proud to announce the SKECHERS Foundation Scholarship Program. SKECHERS Foundation Scholarships are available to any students who meet the eligibility requirements cited below. Awards are made in consideration of financial need, in addition to academic performance, athletic ability, and personal character. Scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $5,000 per available scholarship.
Awarded to students with a great need for financial assistance. Purpose of the scholarship is to provide financial assistance to an outstanding student with a strong interest in and desire to continue their education in any field of their choosing. The scholarship can help cover the cost of room and board, tuition, books and incidental fees. A letter of recommendation by a high school principal or counselor is required.
The SKECHERS Academic Excellence Scholarship provides scholarships to academically outstanding students who plan to attend a two - four-year college, university, or vocational/trade school. This scholarship is specifically designed for students with strong academic records who have excelled in all subjects and are seeking enriched academic opportunities while continuing their education. SKECHERS Academic Excellence Scholars have a strong history of academic success with a diverse set of interests and skills. A letter of recommendation by a high school principal or counselor is required.
The SKECHERS Athletic Performance Scholarship awards college-bound seniors for being exemplary leaders and performers on their sport teams, in their classroom, and in their communities. The SKECHERS Athletic Performance Scholarship exists to help phenomenal student-athletes pursue their dreams of continuing their education. Playing the sport in college is not required to receive this scholarship. A letter of recommendation by the applicant’s coach is required.
The SKECHERS Promising Leaders Scholarship is awarded to individuals who have taken on leadership roles in their school, community, club, or sports team. The SKECHERS Promising Leaders Scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate phenomenal skills motivating others and bettering the world. A letter of recommendation from a supervisor or mentor of an organization where leadership position was held is required (i.e. principal, coach, or supervisor).