College is one of the most amazing experiences of your life. It will shape the course of your future. Even though many people have been through the college experience, every generation faces unique challenges. We want to know yours. Whether you’re already in college or planning to go, what’s the biggest challenge facing college students today and how it can be addressed? In 500 words or less, tell us what you think.

Applicants must:

  • Be thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of application
  • Be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia
  • Be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2021) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education
  • Maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above


Submit a brief written response (500 words or less) to for the question:
"What’s the biggest challenge facing students today and how can it be addressed?"

The Big John's Plumbing Business Scholarship winner will be notified by email or phone on or around March 31, 2016.