$10,000 Scholarships for Exploring Career Options

BigFuture New York Scholarships

New York Sophomores and Juniors: Take the career quiz by November 30 to qualify.

BigFuture New York Scholarships Winners


Uravi P.

September 2022 Winner

Queens, NYC


Arthur S.

September 2022 Winner

Brooklyn, NYC


Valena V.

September 2022 Winner

Brooklyn, NYC


Stacey A.

September 2022 Winner

The Bronx, NYC

How to Qualify for $10,000 Scholarships

Complete a quiz about your interests and get your own list of possible careers for a chance to win $10,000. The sooner you complete the quiz, the more chances you’ll have to win. The deadline to qualify is November 30.

Log In

Log into your College Board account or create a new one.

Start the Career Quiz

Answer questions about what you like to do and what you’re passionate about. It takes less than 15 minutes!

Finish the Quiz to Qualify for $10,000

Once you complete the quiz, you’ll be automatically entered into monthly drawings for $10,000 scholarships.

Scholarships Just for New York Students

This fall, we’ll award $10,000 scholarships to 12 students attending school in New York. Students have extra chances to win if they attend schools where 75% or more of students qualify for free and reduced-price lunch

Deadline to Qualify

Complete the career quiz by November 30 to be automatically entered in drawings for $10,000. Between September and November, we’ll announce four new winners every month.

Career Recommendations

Once you complete the quiz, you’ll receive a list of 30 potential careers to explore on BigFuture, based on your interests.

“This scholarship is a small but significant in reducing the amount of money my hard-working parents will have to pay for my tuition.”

Cynthia Egwuogu, Pelham Lab High School (Bronx, NY)

Extra Chances for Lower-income Students

At least half of the scholarships will be reserved for students who attend a school where 75% or more of the student body qualifies for free or reduced-price lunch.

Frequently Asked Questions

See the answers to the questions students, parents and educators often ask us.

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Official Rules

Read the rules for the BigFuture New York Scholarships.


Don’t want to participate?

By completing the career quiz, all current sophomores (class of 2025) and juniors (class of 2024) with a College Board account who attend a high school in New York will be automatically enrolled in drawings. To remove yourself from drawings, click the opt out button below.