CKSF presents the “Before You G...

CKSF presents the “Before You Graduate” Scholarship!
The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation (CKSF) is offering the BYG scholarship. BYG stands for Before You Graduate. The quizzes will test students on what they should know before going to college with such things as credit scores, political mascots, and basic geography. This scholarship is only available to high school students and runs t [...]

Student Employment Can Make All The D...

Student Employment Can Make All The Difference
So, you’re going to college. You made it this far, so you know how crazy tuition costs are. One of the things that college students initially struggle with is making their student loan payments. So what will you to do lessen the burden of student debt? What can you do? What better way to fund your schooling than to work while you go to school [...]

“Auto Math is Back!”

“Auto Math is Back!”
July 2014 – Scholarships and programs at CKSF are starting up full force! Students will once again have the opportunity to participate in the Auto Math Challenge for a chance to win a $250 scholarship and the National Auto Math Challenge Trophy. This time, there is a chance that there will be bigger prizes, as partnerships with differen [...]

A “C” is not failing!

A “C” is not failing!
The anticipation is bubbling up in your stomach, waiting for the end of the class to be handed the piece of paper that determines your mood for the rest of the day. Report card day causes mixed emotions for everybody students,teachers, and parents. Maybe you have that harsh teacher that left you with a 79% instead of giving you that one extra [...]

How to Win the Game of Life: How much...

How to Win the Game of Life: How much more a person can make with a college degree?
Yesterday I sat down with my cousin and played The Game of Life – more commonly known as LIFE. While playing this game and losing three times in a row, I realized something very important. After you spin to see who goes first, you have the choice to either pick a college or a career. Each time I picked career, and my cousin picked colle [...]

Catcher in the Rye Scholarship!

Catcher in the Rye Scholarship!
Attention Catcher in the Rye readers! The Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation is offering a scholarship on The Catcher in the Rye. There will be four quizzes. Quiz 1 is chapters 1-7, Quiz 2 is chapters 8-14, Quiz 3 is chapters 15-20, and Quiz 4 is chapters 21-26. If you are in the top 10 that won the Championship Round you can earn an ele [...]

Don’t Miss Out on The Common Knowledg...

Don’t Miss Out on The Common Knowledge Scholarship!
Students who didn’t have the chance to apply for scholarships for whatever reason during the school year are in luck! The Common Knowledge Scholarship, administered by CKSF is here to save the day (www.cksf.org). The scholarship is unique and efficient. It’s composed of a series of short online quizzes followed by a championship quiz. T [...]

CKSF National Auto Math Challenge

CKSF National Auto Math Challenge
High school students looking for scholarships that don’t require a specific GPA or essay don’t have to search any further, the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation will have the National Auto Math Challenge available in the fall once again! Math may seem challenging to many, but it is essential in getting by everyday life. This scholarship [...]

Nursing Scholarship Gives College Sen...

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During the spring 2014 semester, Mary Simon, a senior at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale recouped $3,000 of her tuition money without writing an essay or an interruption to her studies.  Mary was one of approximately 2,500 nursing students nationwide that registered to participate in the Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation’ [...]

Chocolate Scholarship Cheat Sheet

Chocolate Scholarship Cheat Sheet
In order to give you an idea as what to expect on the chocolate scholarship, we have prepared this cheat sheet which consists of sample questions for you to answer and practice. The sources are mentioned above the question groups but there are more sources for the questions that can be found on the information page. So learn about chocolate [...]