The Annual GameAuthority Scholarship

The Annual GameAuthority Scholarship

by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | November 16, 2018
Last Edited: May 31, 2019 by Victor Poole

GameAuthority would love to hear how gaming or simulation programs have advanced your learning experience and setting you up for success. If you think you can take on the challenge, please elaborate on your educational gaming experience in an essay! The student that best expresses their thoughts will be awarded a $1,000 scholarship.

Scholarship Amount



  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  •     Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

Required Application Details

​Please write a 1200-1500 word essay answering the following questions:

  1. How do you use video games to enhance your learning experience?
  2. How has gaming changed the way you think and learn?
  3. What are your favorite games and how do you feel they are benefiting you?

Please submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited university. We will accept a recent transcript, acceptance letter, or tuition bill. Please note if you are in the process of applying for colleges and universities, please indicate your current school and submit a document with the schools you have currently applied to. If you are selected for the scholarship, we will ask you to provide proof of enrollment for your college or university at that time.

Application Deadline

All applications must be submitted by April 15, 2020. A winner will be selected and notified via email by April 30, 2020.

Additional Scholarship Details

  • Winning candidate will be selected by a panel of judges from GameAuthority.
  • The scholarship is available on a yearly basis and is non-renewable.
  • The scholarship funds provided by GameAuthority will be sent via check to the college or university. Funds are to be applied to qualified college expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board) for the current academic year.

More Information

DISCLAIMER: The scholarship listed on this page are not affiliated with East Georgia State College and does not constitute endorsement by EGSC of the scholarship being offered or any organizations mentioned. Scholarships listed are for informational purposes only. It is the student’s responsibility to verify all information related to the scholarship application, including any requirements and related deadlines.