College for a Weekend (CFAW) Scholarships

CFAW Scholarships

Scholarships for CFAW

One of the top questions for college applicants is “How do I secure scholarships for college?”

By attending College For A Weekend (CFAW), you are opening yourself up to multiple scholarship opportunities at Liberty University. Our scholarship contests allow you to display your skills and understanding in areas like technology, music, and education, as well as share the impact of your faith and ideas.

Review each scholarship’s criteria below, and start your journey in pursuing higher education and simultaneously making a difference in the world for Christ!

  • CFAW Scholarship Contest

    Compete to win one of four $2,500 scholarships to Liberty University! Once you place your Confirmation Deposit, you are eligible to enter by telling us how a scholarship to Liberty will help you change the world for Christ in 50-280 characters. Contest entry will be live during each CFAW event until 3 p.m. on Saturday. Be creative and concise, and be sure to attend the hockey game Saturday night at 7 pm to see the winners announced.

    For the November event, enter the contest by taking our survey starting at 8 a.m. on Nov. 8 until 3 p.m. on Nov. 10.

    For more details, please visit the Official Rules and grading rubric pages.

    Email or call (800) 543-5317 to learn more.

  • Cyber Spark

    Do you have a passion for technology and hacking? Show off your skills by participating in our first ever hackathon during College For A Weekend (CFAW), Sept. 20-23!

    In partnership with the School of Business, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship to the student or winning team of three students for our digital capture the flag competition, allowing you to race others through cyberspace and across campus. The world we live in requires leaders who understand the importance of ethics and possess a strong moral foundation by which to guide them through today's security issues.

    For entry and qualification details, check out Cyber Spark and Liberty University Scholarships.

    Email or call (800) 543-5317 to learn more.

  • Educators for Tomorrow

    In partnership with the School of Education, we are giving away a $10,000 scholarship to the winning student who shares with us how they are advancing the future today. Simply create a quick video explaining how you are teaching those around you and attend College For A Weekend (CFAW), Nov. 8-11.

    For entry and qualification details, check out Educators for Tomorrow and Liberty University Scholarships.

  • Unashamed

    The Unashamed Project is about celebrating high school juniors and seniors living unashamedly for Christ in their schools, neighborhoods, cities, or across the globe. In partnership with the Rawlings School of Divinity, we will be giving away a $10,000 Unashamed scholarship to the winner during CFAW, Sept. 20-23. 

    Romans 1:16, “For I am not ashamed of the Gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes." 

    For entry and qualification details, check out Unashamed.

  • We the Creators

    To honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Liberty University and the School of Communication & Digital Content (SCDC) want to hear the dream that Christ has given you through a quick video. In partnership with the School of Communication & Digital Content, we will be giving away a $10,000 We the Creators scholarship to the winner of this project during CFAW, Apr. 4-7. 

    For entry and qualification details, check out We the Creators.

    Email or call (800) 543-5317 to learn more.

  • Worship Lifestyle Project 

    The Worship Lifestyle Project is about celebrating high school juniors and seniors who are living a lifestyle that worships and gives glory to Christ through everyday actions. In partnership with the School of Music, we will be giving away two $10,000 Worship Lifestyle Project scholarships to the winners of this project during CFAW, Feb. 21-24.

    Additional Requirements (only for students who plan to complete both the Worship Lifestyle Track 2 Presentation and the School of Music Placement Audition):

    • If you plan to major in music, complete your School of Music Placement Audition during the same time as your Worship Lifestyle Track 2 Presentation.
    • If you are completing your School of Music Placement Audition, prepare “Amazing Grace” per the Worship Lifestyle Track 2 Requirements.
    • Prepare a contrasting piece to share with the faculty, and be prepared to present scales, arpeggios, etc. Please note that you may or may not be asked to play the additional piece or present scales, arpeggios, etc. Listening to this additional material is up to the faculty’s determination.
    • All of this will take place during the same audition slot.
    • For students who are only completing their Worship Lifestyle Presentation (not a School of Music Placement Audition), please disregard the above additional requirements.

    For entry and qualification details, check out Worship Lifestyle Project

    Email or call (800) 543-5317 to learn more.


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