WHAT: Jason Garrett Starfish Charities awards up to 5 college scholarships for the best submissions in the MAKE A DIFFERENCE CHALLENGE.

  • $5,000 College Scholarship: Winner
  • $2,500 College Scholarship: Runner-up
  • $1,000 College Scholarships: Up to 3 Special Mentions

Additional Participation Incentives: The School/Team with the most participants (individually or as part of a group) submitting a proposal to the MAKE A DIFFERENCE CHALLENGE will receive $250 for a Team Party during the school year.

WHO: Campers for our  Annual Jason Garrett Starfish Charities Football Camp are eligible to participate. Participants may apply individually or as a group with a maximum of 4. The College Scholarship prize money is divided evenly among the group members making the submission.

WHEN: The Scholarship Application is due by TBD.


HOW:  Access the Scholarship Application through our website:

You may submit the Application one of the following 2 ways:

  • download, attach, and email to:


  • mail to:  Jason Garrett Starfish Charities, P.O. Box 195356, Dallas, TX  75219A


You will receive a confirmation email when your Application is received.  An email will also be sent to your coach to confirm receipt of your Application and participation.  If you do not receive a confirmation email, we have not received your Application.  Please contact us at if you do not receive a confirmation.

Cowboys U Winners: If you were a recipient of the Cowboys U MAKE A DIFFERENCE CHALLENGE, please contact us as indicated above.