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    “Outstanding Undergraduate” Essay Scholarship

    This scholarship has been verified by the scholarship providing organization.

    Offered by Scholarships360

    Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Jun 18, 2024
    1 award worth

    $500

    Grade level

    College Students

    Application deadline:

    January 31, 2025

    Scholarship Overview

    The U.S. is home to over 2,000 four-year universities offering bachelor’s degrees. However, attending such universities can sometimes come with hefty costs that can deter students from attending. If you’re in a situation similar to this, we may just have the perfect scholarship opportunity for you: the “Outstanding Undergraduate” Essay Scholarship! With this scholarship, we aim to help out a lucky undergraduate student (enrolled during the 2024-25 academic year) who is passionate about their higher education journey and actively looking for ways to fund it. The scholarship is open to any U.S. citizen who is enrolled as an undergraduate at a four-year university in the U.S. during the 2023-24 academic year. In order to apply, submit an essay explaining how earning your bachelor’s degree will help you achieve your educational and career goals. Please note that applicants will be reviewed based on both the quality of their essay and quantity of scholarships applied for on the Scholarships360 platform. Scholarships360 users who are more active on the platform will be given higher consideration. We look forward to reading your application!

    Eligibility information

    This scholarship is open to undergraduates at four-year universities in the U.S. who are enrolled during the 2024-25 academic year. Applicants must also meet the below eligibility requirements.

    Grade Level

    College Students

    Citizenship

    U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents

    Application information

    You can apply to this scholarship with your Scholarships360 account. To view more details and apply, login or create your account by clicking the “Apply” button below.

    Essay Prompt

    How will earning the “Outstanding Undergraduate” College Scholarship help you achieve your educational and career goals?

    Maximum 250 words

    Apply

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    Scholarship FAQ

    Is this scholarship open to international students?

    No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents.

    How will the scholarship funds be awarded?

    The scholarship funds will be sent directly to the college or university the winner is/will be attending.

    When will the winner of this scholarship be announced?

    The “Outstanding Undergraduate” Essay Scholarship winner will be announced: February 28, 2025.

    Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

    For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Scholarships360 at [email protected].

    Is this scholarship renewable?

    No, the “Outstanding Undergraduate” Essay Scholarship is not renewable.

    Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

    For help writing the essay component of this scholarship application, check out our guides How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay and How to Start a Scholarship Essay (With Examples).

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