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Two Ten Scholarships

Since 1969, Two Ten Footwear Foundation has awarded over $21 million in scholarships to 7,389 students. In 2018 – 2019, Two Ten helped 300 students nationwide meet the rising cost of a college education by awarding $1,000,000 in scholarships.

Two Ten’s scholarships are need-based, therefore applications are graded most heavily on financial need. U.S. footwear employees or the children of U.S. footwear employees, who have worked in the industry for a minimum of two years are eligible to apply for a Two Ten scholarship. We invite you to read through our different opportunities to see which one may be right for you or your family.

Higher Education Scholarship application

Please Note:
New & Renewal Application Deadlines = April 15, 2020
Scholarship Winner Notifications:
End of June
Scholarship Non-Recipient Notifications: First Week of July
Checks Sent to School: Mid-August*

*If your check hasn’t been credited to your account by October 31st, please contact scholarship@twoten.org.  Please do not inquire prior to this date as it takes schools several months to process.

Email scholarship@twoten.org with any questions, or check out our FAQ page.


Higher Education Scholarships

Two Ten offers footwear employees and their families higher education scholarships to either two or four-year undergraduate programs based on need.

Two Ten Higher Education Scholarships are available to students who meet the eligibility requirements cited below. As a need-based Scholarship Program, awards are made based on financial need in addition to academic performance and personal character.

Students attending or planning to attend an accredited two or four-year college, university, nursing or vocational/technical school for full or part-time study are welcome to apply. Awards of up to $4,000 annually are renewable for up to four years of undergraduate study.


Professional Development Scholarships

Two Ten provides scholarships for professional development programs that enhance and empower your career in the footwear industry. Two Ten has partnered with some of the best educational resources in the footwear industry to bring you several opportunities to strengthen your career, regardless of background and focus. We are excited to offer scholarships and discounts for each course and encourage everyone to apply. The goal is to increase the knowledge base of footwear professionals and to develop future industry leaders.

Have questions? Check out our FAQ page.


Educational Resources and Services

Two Ten provides educational services to assist students and families navigate the college experience. Below is a list of resources to help guide students and families through a variety of important educational challenges.

  • Salt Money: Salt is a resource that helps you plan for, pay for and repay the cost of your degree.
  • uAspire: Through student advising and training, uAspire removes financial barriers to higher education.
  • Unigo: A free service that connects students to scholarships, provides ACT/SAT prep and provides admissions advice.
  • Student Loan Resources: Information for students and parents borrowing loans and tips on how to best manage funds based on their unique situations.
  • Recovery Village: Offering scholarships to students pursuing a health-related degree program who have been personally affected by addiction