Welcome to the David Sugarman

Scholarship for Entrepreneurs!

We are thrilled to offer this scholarship opportunity to aspiring entrepreneurs who are driven, innovative, and passionate about making a difference in the world of business. This scholarship is designed to support and empower the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders as they embark on their journey to create impactful ventures.

As an entrepreneur himself, David Sugarman understands the challenges and opportunities that come with starting and growing a business. With this scholarship, he aims to provide financial assistance and invaluable resources to help deserving individuals pursue their entrepreneurial dreams.

Our scholarship program is open to students from all backgrounds who demonstrate exceptional entrepreneurial spirit, creativity, and a commitment to the principles of entrepreneurship. We welcome applications from undergraduate and graduate students who have a vision for shaping the business landscape and are eager to make a positive impact.

Scholarship Overview

The David Sugarman Scholarship for Entrepreneurs is a merit-based scholarship program designed to support undergraduate and graduate students who possess an entrepreneurial mindset, creative thinking, and a strong commitment to entrepreneurship. Our scholarship program offers financial support, mentorship opportunities, and networking events to empower the next generation of entrepreneurial leaders. We believe in the power of entrepreneurship to drive economic growth, create positive change, and transform lives. The scholarship will provide a financial award of $1000 to one recipient. The scholarship funds are to be used to support the recipient's business-related expenses, such as tuition fees, research, equipment, or other relevant costs associated with entrepreneurship.


To be considered for the David Sugarman Scholarship for Entrepreneurs, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Academic Pursuit: You must be a current undergraduate or graduate student who is actively pursuing a career in entrepreneurship or a high school student with plans to attend university for an entrepreneurial degree.
  • Excellence in Academics: We value exceptional academic performance and are looking for students who have demonstrated outstanding scholastic achievements.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: You should possess a strong entrepreneurial spirit, demonstrating a genuine passion for entrepreneurship and innovation.
  • Dedication to Personal Growth: We seek individuals who exhibit a strong desire for personal and professional growth, continuously striving to expand their knowledge and skills within the field of entrepreneurship.

Essay Requirement: As part of the application process, you will need to submit a thoughtful essay of under 1000 words in response to the following prompt:

“Describe your entrepreneurial journey and share how you plan to make a positive impact through your business venture.”

  • Problem-Solving Skills: We are interested in applicants who demonstrate a creative and resourceful approach to problem-solving, showcasing their ability to identify and tackle complex issues within the entrepreneurial landscape.
  • We encourage all eligible students who meet these criteria to apply for the David Sugarman Scholarship for Entrepreneurs. We look forward to reviewing your applications and learning more about your entrepreneurial aspirations.
  • For any further inquiries or to submit your application, please contact us via email at [email protected].


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is September 15, 2024.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced October 15, 2024.

How to Apply

To apply for the David Sugarman Scholarship for Entrepreneurs, eligible applicants should follow the steps below:

  • Write an Essay: In a Word Doc format, prepare an essay that addresses the following prompt:

“Describe your entrepreneurial journey and share how you plan to make a positive impact through your business venture.”

Submitting the Application: Email your essay response, along with the following information, to [email protected]:

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA