At, we know the priceless value of the written word for expanding opportunities to and beyond undergraduate school. We would like to give back by helping high school and undergraduate students who have a knack for writing with a $1000 scholarship to further their educational goals.

Eligibility Criteria: 

We are pleased to offer this opportunity to high school students who plan to attend higher education as well as undergraduate students currently enrolled in a college degree program. This annual scholarship is awarded to one student through a merit based application.

Additional Information: 

To apply, please look over the eligibility and application information. We would like you to write a 500-1000 word essay with your take on the answer to the question:


The winning essay will be posted on our website. Please email your essay to

Essay Submission Deadline: 12/31 – Notification: 1/15

With your essay, please include the following:

  • First and Last name
  • School You Currently Attend(ed)
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Mailing address

Rules & Details: 
One winner will be selected. The recipient of this scholarship will receive the $1000 award within 30-60 days after the essay deadline in the form of a check mailed to the address provided. By participating in this scholarship contest, you give consent to be contacted by us through mail, email and/or phone. If you are the scholarship winner, you give us your permission to use your name, institution, and essay on this site and for any other promotional purposes, without further payment or compensation to you. If your essay is chosen to be published and you’d like to include a photo, please include the image in your submission. The scholarship recipient is responsible for payment of any state and/or federal income taxes due to the receipt of this scholarship.

Application Deadline: 
Sunday, December 31, 2017
Scholarship Amount: