Have fond memories of a favorite Halloween costume? Perhaps even fonder memories of your beloved pet’s Halloween costume? To apply for the $1,000 Halloween Costume Scholarship, write an engaging essay that tells all about those oh so memorable costumes. Be sure to use plenty of details and make your essay come to life! This scholarship is offered by MoneySolver, a Jacksonville, Florida based company that offers advice and solutions in regard to student loans, business finances, credit, and taxes.
Who is eligible to apply for the $1,000 Halloween Costume Scholarship?
All applicants must:
- Be 18 years old at the time they apply for this scholarship
- Legally reside in the United States of America, including the District of Columbia
- Be currently enrolled in an accredited college, university, or a vocational school
- Plan to enroll (no later than the fall of 2020) in an accredited college, university, or vocational school
Take note that part-time students are also eligible to apply!
Essays, which will not have any identifying information on them, will be judged by a panel of qualified scholarship judges who will read the essays and rate them on four categories: writing ability, creativity, originality, and overall excellence. Interested in reading a sample winning essay? Click here to read the 2018 winner’s winning essay, which is “howlingly” entertaining!
How much is the $1,000 Halloween Costume Scholarship worth?
Yep, you guessed right! This scholarship is worth $1,000! The funds can be used for college expenses or to pay down student loans.
When is the deadline to apply for the $1,000 Halloween Costume Scholarship?
The application must be submitted by October 31, 2019 (Halloween, of course!). The winner will be notified by December 31, 2019.
Best of luck to all who apply!