Who Is Eligible:

Any current, full-time student of an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age or specific major requirement.



Deadline: 11/30/2017
Amount: $1000
How to apply:

Students who fit the eligibility requirements listed above can apply for the scholarship. To enter, applicants must submit an essay (maximum of 300 words) or video (Less than 1 minute) on one of the following topics:

What is your migraine story?

What is your light sensitivity story?

To submit your essay or video:

1)     Post your submissions on AT LEAST one of your personal social media accounts.

Video entries: load the video to your social media account of choice.

Essay: Post your essay on your social media account of choice OR share a link to the document via Google Doc or another similar platform. (If you share the link online, make sure you allow “Read Only” and don’t provide editing privileges.)

Social Media Instructions

  • Facebook, Google+: At the end of your post add the following | #mymigrainestory
  • Instagram: after you post your video, in the caption | #mymigrainestory
  • YouTube: In your video title include #mymigrainestory and in the description add this link:

We encourage you to share your post(s).

2)      Email the Axon Optics Scholarship Committee

Once posted to your social media account, please email at with the following information:

  • Link to post / video
  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Your school, major, and graduation date
For more information, please visit:

Application is past due this year, please check it back for further information.