FAQ

How does a Student get nominated into the Who’s Who program?
All of our nominations come directly from the college faculty.  We do not accept self-nominations or any nominations that are not directly affiliated with the attending college.

How may I be considered for nominations into the Who’s Who program if I have not yet been selected by my college? 
Please contact your college for further details regarding their nomination process and procedures.

What are the criteria for being selected into the Who’s Who program?

  • GPA
  • Participation and Leadership within school organization and extracurricular activities
  • Community involvement
  • Future leadership ability and/or potential
  • Colleges also may have other requirements that they take into consideration

How will being a part of this honors program help me in the future?

Honorees will be able to take advantage of proprietary digital tools and services as alumni. Who’s Who will continue adding valuable solutions to better equip nominees for the next steps in their career progression.

Any Who’s Who honoree may add this award to their resume.  If you are a registered student or alumni you may log on to the Who’s Who website and download a personalized letter verifying your participation.

What do I need to do if the name, address or other info is wrong on my profile?
Edit your online profile by signing in to our website www.whoswhoamongstudents.com using your login # and pass code provided in the recognition email and mailer.

How do I apply for the scholarship?
Just simply submit your online profile using your login# and pass code.  You will be automatically eligible for the scholarship.

When and where will the scholarship winners be announced?
All scholarship winners will be announced on our website June-July every year at www.whoswhoamongstudents.com.

What are the Official Scholarship Rules?

No purchase is necessary to be considered for a Who’s Who Scholarship. Scholarships in the amounts of $5,000, $3,000 and $2,000 will be awarded to three 2016 Who’s Who Students. Every student who has completed the Who’s Who Student Profile Questionnaire online at www.whoswhoamongstudents.com between September 1, 2015 and May 1, 2016 will be eligible for the scholarships. Only one entry per person is allowed. Taxes on scholarship are the responsibility of the winners. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. No transfer or substitution of scholarships is permitted.
All students enrolled in colleges and universities in the United States for at least four months during the September 1, 2015 and May 1, 2016 time period are eligible. All Student Profile Questionnaires submitted become the sole property of WW Scholars, LLC and will not be returned. Who’s Who is not responsible for late, lost illegible, misdirected or postage due Student Profile Questionnaires.

Scholarship winners will be determined in a random drawing in May 2016 by Promotion Partners, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final. Scholarship winners will be notified by telephone. Scholarship winners will be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, publicity and liability release within 14 days of notification or scholarship will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. By acceptance of the scholarship, winners consent (except where prohibited by law) to the use of their name and/or likeness and school name for publicity purposes without additional compensation. For the names of the scholarship winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope before June 1, 2016 to Who’s Who Scholarship Winner List, PO Box 550851, Dallas, TX 75355-0851. Student Profile Questionnaire entry constitutes acceptance of all scholarship rules. Odds of being a winner depend on the number of entries received.

If I order a book when can I expect it to ship?
Our books ship the same time every year, the first week in August.

If I do not fill out my online profile, will my name still be in the book and scholarship drawing?
Your name will be in the book regardless, but the biographical information will not be listed unless the book has been ordered and your profile has been completed by May 1st, 2016.  If you do not submit your online profile May 1st, 2016, your name will not be in the scholarship drawing.

May I include a photo for the book?
You may add a photo to your online profile.  We do not publish photos in our publications.

Are you affiliated with elementary, middle, high school or the National Deans List? 
We are in no way affiliated with these programs.

If I graduated several years ago can I still purchase a book or other items online?
Past nominees have access to purchase items online.  Please note that we do not have any books available prior to 2009.  If you are inquiring about an older edition you may have luck locating it on e-Bay.

Do you ship items outside the United States? 
We only ship within the U.S.