Los Angeles, CA – Applications are now being accepted for the 10th annual Carl N. and Margaret Karcher Founders’ Scholarship program. Applicants can go online at www.carlsjr.com/promotions to apply – only during the month of January as a tribute to Carl’s Jr. founder, who died on Jan. 11, 2008, at the age of 90.

Sixty high school seniors or graduates up to 21 years old will be chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship to the two- or four-year college or vocational school of their choice.

Scholarship winners will be selected based on their academic record, school and community leadership and participation, work experience and future goals. Financial need and other family circumstances will also be considered.

Applicants must be high school seniors or recent graduates planning to enroll for the first time at an accredited two- or four-year college or vocational school.