Fitness Equipment Awareness Scholarship

Primo Fitness, a leader of used gym equipment, is now offering a Fitness Awareness Scholarship for incoming freshman and currently enrolled undergraduate students. Along with academics, we feel that fitness and health are absolutely vital to a fulfilling college experience. Primo Fitness is proud to be able to help young students succeed in their academic pursuits and will be doing its part by offering a $1,000 scholarship. We will be offering this scholarship every year.

The recipient of the Fitness Awareness Scholarship will win $1,000 toward their education and their essay will be featured on

How to Apply

To apply for this scholarship, please send us a short essay (300-500 words) that answers the following question:

“How has fitness helped you pursue your academic goals?”

Some possible topics are how participation in sports have helped you develop skills that have aided you academically or how working out has taught you discipline. You can reference our blog if you need some extra ideas.

Please email your essay to along with your name, contact information (phone number, address, e-mail) and school you are attending/will be attending. Please note that entries sent to any other emails found on this website will not be read.

Who is eligible?

All high school seniors/incoming freshman or any current undergraduate college students.

Submission deadline is June 22, 2016 11:59 PM PST. No more entries will be accepted after the deadline.

Submission period is now closed. Thank you to all students that participated.

The winner will be notified within two weeks of the deadline and their name and essay will be posted on this page.  We would appreciate it if you requested that your school website reflect the Fitness Awareness recipient with the following content and link: “[Name of Winner] has been granted the Fitness Awareness Scholarship from Primo Fitness.”

Good luck!

Due to the volume of submissions, the awarding of the scholarship has been delayed. Please check back soon for the winning essay.  In the mean time, feel free to check out our current inventory of gym equipment for sale.