Beacon Scholarship for Rural America

Since 1980, Carrot-Top Industries, Inc. (Sponsor) has been a leading flag and patriotic products retailer priding ourselves on a dedication to patriotism and community growth across America. Now, we want to help low-income students living in rural areas with their college endeavors.


Must provide an electronic copy of all documents below:

  • An essay of approximately 750 words responding to the prompt:
    “What does patriotism mean to you, and how do you believe patriotism can help communities across America?”
  • A copy of your most recent high school or college transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation from teachers, coaches, counselors, other academic professionals, or colleagues
  • A current photo or school photo for marketing purposes