ESADoggy Scholarship Program FAQs

The ESADoggy Scholarship Program is an undergraduate scholarship program available to high school seniors who seek to attend and graduate from a four-year college or university.


Do I have to attend college in the U.S.?

Yes, you must attend a fully accredited four-year institution in the US pursuing a baccalaureate degree.

Am I eligible to apply to the ESADoggy Scholarship Program?

To be eligible to apply to the ESADoggy Scholarship Program you must:

  • Graduate from a U.S. high school in spring 2022
  • Intend to enroll full time in an accredited four-year college beginning in fall 2022

If I have a diagnosed learning difference, am I eligible to apply?

Yes, if you meet or exceed the other selection criteria, you are eligible to apply.

If I received a GED diploma, am I eligible to apply?

No. If you received a GED diploma, you are not eligible to apply to the ESADoggy Scholarship Program.

Does applying early action or early decision to a college affect my eligibility to apply for the ESADoggy Scholarship Program?


If I am already enrolled in a bachelor’s degree program, am I eligible to apply?

No. You must not be enrolled in a bachelor’s program at the time of application. You must be planning to enroll full time in an accredited four-year institution for fall 2022.


When is the application deadline?

The 2022 ESADoggy Scholarship Program application closes on June 12, 2022 at 11:59 pm in your local time zone.

Are there any costs or fees associated with applying for ESADoggy Scholarships?

There is no cost or fee associated with this program.

How many recommendations will be required?

We require two academic recommendations.

Does the scholarship support study in non-degree programs?

No. Only students who will pursue baccalaureate degree programs at accredited colleges or universities are eligible for the scholarship.

How will I receive my scholarship?

Scholarship amounts are sent directly to your school.

Will the scholarship pay for a bachelor’s/master’s program?

The scholarship will cover the undergraduate portion of dual degree programs. The graduate portion – generally the 5th year – is not funded through the ESADoggy Scholarship Program.

Will the ESADoggy Scholarship Program pay for me to attend an online accredited four-year college or university?

No, accredited online four-year programs are not covered by ESADoggy Scholarship Program funds.