Christopher Nohl Scholarship for Diverse Backgrounds

Scholarship Overview

Christopher has spent years working as both a business owner and venture capitalist. He has financed businesses and built successful businesses of his own. Now he would like to give back to the next generation of students with the Christopher Nohl Scholarship for Diverse Backgrounds.

Christopher’s scholarship is geared towards students who will be the first in their families to get a college degree. These students can feel extra strain while trying to complete their degrees, and Christopher would like to give back a little, while increasing awareness about the importance of giving back to first generation college students.
To be eligible to apply, you should be a current undergraduate student at a university in the United States or high school student that will attend university in the future. We will focus towards students who are the first in their families to attend a university.

The winner of the scholarship will be awarded by the best essay from our essay competition. A single winner will be chosen based on a unique essay of under 1000 words answering the following:

“What does success mean to you? How does your life experience contribute to that understanding?”