POET Never Satisfied Scholarships are open to students enrolled for Fall Semester 2018 in any two- or four-year post-secondary school, regardless of major or GPA. Never Satisfied Scholars receive up to $5,000 each, and will have the opportunity to visit the POET Sioux Falls campus during the school year.


Which statement best describes your grade level as of Fall Semester, 2018?

I will not yet be attending college in the Fall of 2018. I will be a college freshman in the Fall of 2018. I will be a college sophomore in the Fall of 2018. I will be a college junior in the Fall of 2018. I will be a college senior in the Fall of 2018. I will be a graduate student in the Fall of 2018. Other

If your school uses a scale other than 4.0, please convert this value to a 4.0 scale.

What is this?

To avoid losing your essays, we strongly recommend you compose in a separate program then paste them here.

What is this?

Letters of reference are encouraged, but not required at this stage. Scholarship finalists (selected on or before 3/10/2018) will be required to provide at last 2 references by March 20th to be considered eligible. References may be appended, removed or modified at any time --even after submission-- by returning to this form using the personalized application link shown below. (This link will also be emailed to you upon application submission.)
Uploaded files must not be larger than 3MB.

Check here to indicate your availability for an in-person or video conferenced interview in Sioux Falls, SD if you're selected as a "Never Satisfied" Scholarship finalist.

By submitting this application, you give POET permission to use any included photos and videos in subsequent marketing efforts. Sensitive private contact information will not be published or shared publicly.

By browsing this website and/or submitting an application for a Never Satisfied Scholarship, you automatically agree with the terms of our current Privacy Statement. If you do not agree with this Privacy Statement, you should not use the Website or submit an application for a Never Satisfied Scholarship.

Check here to indicate that you have read and agree with the terms above in addition to the full terms & conditions found here.



Scroll through the application and take note of everything you'll need to complete the form, including:

  • A "Never Satisfied" guarantee code
  • Two essays
  • A link to an short video statement (optional)
  • 2 references


Take your time and gather everything. We want to see your best stuff.

To receive a reminder as the application deadline approaches, click here.

Select the items you'd like to subscribe to.

(You can unsubscribe at any time.)

Enter your email address and we'll send you the code for the guarantee you just created.