We Honor Community-Minded High School Male and Female Scholar-Athletes Who Change the Game – Both On and Off the Field

The Heisman Memorial Trophy is renowned for symbolizing the pursuit of excellence with integrity. The Heisman High School Scholarship extends the Heisman prestige to our nation’s most esteemed male and female high school seniors by recognizing and rewarding outstanding scholar-athletes who understand that the most important victories not only happen on the field, but in their schools and communities. These remarkable young leaders set the example and make a game-changing difference every day, paving the way to greatness for everyone around them.


Get to know last year’s finalists and what drives them to excel in the classroom, on the field, and in their communities.

Application Closes

Students must submit their application by 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET on Tuesday, 10/17 in order to be considered. It’s best to complete your application as early as possible to give your reviewer adequate time to submit their review.

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