Get your PAYBACK
The Payback Challenge is NGPF's annual scholarship contest that gives students a chance to win a $2500 Grand Prize for their educational pursuits while developing an understanding of what college life will be like.
How to enter:
Collect your Students' Responses and Nominate ONE Student Entry for the Payback Challenge Scholarship.
One Teacher = One submission.
Use the 2023 Teacher Submission Form to submit your top nomination! Please forward this opportunity to other high school teachers so that they can complete the project in their classes too!
ABOUT NGPF GRANT RECIPIENTS
As part of NGPF’s commitment to equity, all school districts listed below as NGPF Grant Recipients will be included in a pool of applicants from their same district for 1 additional $1,000 Honorable Mention scholarship. These will only open after ALL applicants have been considered for the National Grand Prize Awards first. 10 submissions minimum will be required by the district for NGPF Grant Awards to be offered.
NGPF GRANT DISTRICTS ARE:
- Fresno Unified School District (CA)
- Long Beach Unified School District (CA)
- San Diego Unified School District (CA)
- San Francisco Unified School District (CA)
- Denver Public Schools (CO)
- Miami-Dade County Public Schools (FL)
- Fulton County Schools (GA)
- Prince George's County Public Schools (MD)
- Detroit Public Schools Community District (MI)
- Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (NC)
- Guilford County Schools (NC)
- Clark County School District (NV)
- New York City Public Schools (NY)
- School District of Philadelphia (PA)
- Milwaukee School District (WI)