eSports have existed for nearly 20 years, with presence expanding across the past 5 years. The world of competitive gaming is creeping up in the college sphere, offering gamers new opportunities. A supporter of education and gaming, Allen Chi is proud of the partnership brewing in these two realms.
The Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to students interested in gaming. Students are recognized for their capacity to play and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on the gaming industry. As the 1st class in 2019, the Allen Chi Scholarship will select 25 student gamers to receive a $1,000 to $5,000 scholarship. The 2019 Allen Chi Gaming Scholarship Application is now open, more details can be found below.
In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:
A) Must be older than 13 years old
B) Must be currently attending a high school, college, or university.
C) Must be studying for building a gaming related career or passionate about finding ways to promote gamification.