I'm not sure what any of these weird college scholarships have to do with scholastic achievement. They're not in any particular order of weirdness.
- American Fire-Sprinkler Association Scholarship
Eligibility: You must write an essay about a successful fire sprinkler activation in your town, area or state.
Amount: Seven awards of up to $3,000
- Julia Durgee
Duck Brand Duct Tape "Stuck at Prom" Scholarship Contest
Eligibility: Awarded to a couple attending a high school prom that makes the best costume out of Duct Tape.
Amount: Three main awards with up to $3,000 for each member of the couple.
- The K2TEO Martin J. Green Sr. Memorial Scholarship
Eligibility: Preference given to a student ham from a Ham (amateur radio) family.
- New England Chapter-National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance Scholarship
Eligibility: Must be a single New England high school senior who is overweight, with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Must study in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island or Vermont.
Amount: Two awards of $500
- Kae Sumner Einfeldt Scholarship, sponsored by Tall Clubs International
Eligibility: Must be a female with a height of at least 5-foot-10, or a male with a height of at least 6-foot-2, who will attend college in the fall.