Mark your calendars now and get your chance to earn a wendy’s high school heisman scholarship.
Students who apply for the Wendy’s High School Heisman Scholarship are already winners! They excel in class, in sports, and in the community. Don’t miss out on your chance to apply or to support students in your school who excel.
Mark your calendars for your chance to receive the recognition you deserve.
Students, you can win a $10 Wendy’s gift card just for being one of the first 1,000 students to successfully complete an application.
Date is subject to change.
Don’t miss the important reviewer submission deadline.
School officials must submit all Phase 1 application reviews by 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET to ensure students qualify.
Phase 1 Application Closes
Don’t miss your chance to participate in the 2016 Wendy’s High School Heisman.
Students must submit Phase 1 of their application by 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET in order to be considered. It’s best to complete your application in September to give your reviewer adequate time to submit their review.
School Winners and State Finalists Announced
Check back for the announcement of the 2016 School Winners and State Finalists.
School Winners and State Finalists will be announced on the 2016 Results page and to the press.
State Winners Announced
Check back for the announcement of the 2016 State Winners.
State Winners will be announced on the 2016 Results page and to the press.
Phase 2 Application Closes
State Winners must submit Phase 2 of their application by 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET in order to continue further in the program. Phase 2 of the application is not submitted for review. Phase 1 helped us determine up to State Winners.
National Finalists Announced
Check back for the announcement of the 2016 National Finalists.
Starting the week of November 7, 2016 National Finalists will be announced randomly on the 2016 Results page and to the press.
National Winners Announced
Learn who will be the two new National Winners.
National Finalists are invited to New York City for Heisman Weekend activities, including the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award Ceremony, held December 9, 2016, where the two National Winners will be announced.
Award Ceremony Broadcast
Live broadcast on ESPN2.
The broadcast of the 2016 Wendy’s High School Heisman Award Ceremony will air on ESPN2 from 8:30 – 9:00 PM ET on December 11, 2016 and will re-air on ESPNU 12/12 from 6:00 – 6:30 PM, 12/13 from 9:00 – 9:30 PM, and 12/14 from 3:00 – 3:30 PM.