The 2018 MVS application deadline is November 27, 2017.
The Elks National Foundation will award 500 four-year scholarships to the highest-rated applicants in the 2018 competition.
Current high school seniors, or the equivalent, who are citizens of the United States are eligible to apply.
Applicants need not be related to a member of the Elks.
High school graduates are not eligible to apply.
Applicants must be citizens of the United States on the date their applications are signed; permanent legal resident status does not qualify.
Male and female students compete separately.