James W. McLamore WHOPPER Scholarship
Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.3 or above, and a minimum ACT/SAT score of 25/1700. Ideal candidates must have demonstrated work experience as well as substantial experience taking an active leadership role in their community, athletics, or other extra-curricular activities. Three scholarships are awarded each year.
The scholarship is offered through The Burger King McLamore Foundation, the non-profit, charitable arm of Burger King. The scholarship is named after James W. McLamore, Burger King co-founder. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.
Eligible students may apply online. In 2014, the foundation awarded $2.7 million in scholarships.
The deadline for this scholarship is usually in DECEMBER of each year, and the award amount is usually $50,000.
For more details, visit www.scholarshipamerica.org/burgerkingscholars/