Through the Kohls Kids Who Care® Scholarship Program, more than 7,000 scholarships and prizes totaling over $1.5 million have been awarded to youth volunteers nationwide since 2001. This year, Kohls plans to award 2,000 kids ages 6 to 18 with $350,000 in scholarships and prizes.
To nominate a young volunteer for a Kid Who Cares scholarship, visit www.kohlskids.com . Nominations are accepted February 1 through March 15. Two nominees from each of Kohls 900+ stores will win a $50 Kohls gift card; 190 of them will win regional scholarships worth $1,000 toward post-secondary education. Ten volunteers will earn national recognition winning scholarships worth $5,000 toward post-secondary education. Kohls will also contribute $1,000 to a nonprofit organization on behalf of each national winner.
The Kids Who Care Scholarship Program is part of Kohls Kids Who Care, a program focused on improving the lives of children. Kohls Cares for Kids benefits childrens health and education opportunities nationwide through its merchandise program, fundraising gift cards and A-Team associate volunteer program. For more information or a list of past Kohls Kids Who Care winners, visit www.kohlskidswhocare.com .