The Elks National Foundation will be awarding four-year scholarships to 500 students through the 2013 Most Valuable Student competition. The competition is for high school seniors. You must be a U.S. citizen to apply. The Elks will judge students on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Scholarships range from 1,000 per year to $15,000 per year. The deadline to apply is December 7, 2012. Read more about the Most Valuable Student competition.