FAQ 2017-04-12T12:32:18+00:00


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?
Current nominees may log in with the information received in your official Who’s Who letter to complete a profile. and pass code.  Nominees who complete a profile by June 1, 2017 will be entered into the drawing for the scholarship.

When and where will the scholarship winners be announced?
All scholarship winners will be announced in July 2017 on our website. Winners will be contacted personally by phone and registered mail.

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 which will be awarded to three 2017 Who’s Who Students. Every student who has completed the Who’s Who Student Profile online at www.whoswhoamongstudents.com between September 1, 2016 and June 1, 2017 will be eligible for the scholarships. Only one entry per person is allowed. Taxes on scholarships are the responsibility of the winners. All federal, state, 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, 2016 and May 1, 2017 time period are eligible. All Student Profiles submitted become the sole property of WW Scholars, LLC. Scholarship winners will be determined in a random drawing in July 2017 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, photo and school name for publicity purposes without additional compensation.  For the names of the scholarship winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope before July 1, 2017 to Who’s Who Scholarship Winner List, PO Box 550851, Dallas, TX 75355-0851. Student Profile entries 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?
The 2017 edition of Who’s Who will ship in September of 2017.   All other book orders will be filled within 1-2 weeks. 

If I do not fill out my online profile, will my name still be in the book and scholarship drawing?
Your name will be printed in the book.  Your biographical information will not be printed unless you or your parent places an order by June 1, 2017.  If you do not submit your online profile by June 1, 2017, you will not be included in the scholarship drawing.

May I include a photo for the book?
You may upload 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 United States.