The scholarship is for any US citizen or permanent resident of the USA. He or she must be a full-time student in the fall of 2020. Enrollment must be at an accredited university or community college. The individual can be an undergraduate or graduate student.
The person must be earning credits towards a degree. The degree can be a baccalaureate, associate, or graduate degree to join University/College Scholarship Essay Contest.
All applicants must fill out their applications by July 31, 2020. We will not consider applications that get submitted by any other means. The applicant gives Billions in the Bank complete rights to the use of the essay.
Our company can use it for any promotional or advertising means. The winner must provide proof of full-time enrollment in a college or university. The winner gives consent (by submitting) for our firm to use his/her picture.
We will post the picture and the winner’s basic information on our website for the University slash college scholarship.
The Subject of the Essay
There are two steps. First, browse our company website and blog or Youtube channel. Next, write about a relevant subject as if you were a Billions in the Bank writer. If you get stumped, feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Be original. All essays get checked for plagiarism, so it has to be original content. You must first look through our site and read the content. This is so you can see if you have the writing capability for a site like this.
Format Requirements of the Essay
The essay must be 1,500 words or fewer. Once you’ve written it, post the essay to your blog. It can be your own personal blog or a student blog on a university website.
Your blog must include at least three links to relevant sources. One of those sources must be an article from our website, www.billionsinthebank.com. Feel free to choose any of our articles or blog posts. Remember that your link should be clickable so that people can access your links.
The easiest way to do this? First, highlight the link. Then hit Command + K on your keyboard. For eligibility purposes, you must be the listed author on the post. Also, the post must be set to “public” so that we can see it. The writing must be yours and no one else’s.
Announcing the Scholarship Essay Contest Winner
We will contact the winner by phone or email no later than August 31, 2020. Our team will be giving money to the winner’s college or university.
This is to ensure that it's used for tuition. We will feature the winner’s essay on BillionsInTheBank.com. The winner will send a recent picture that will get featured on our website.
By sending an application, you provide consent for us to publish your writing and picture. We have the legal right to resolve disputes about the winner in any manner that we prefer. There will only be one winner.
If you have any questions about the contest, feel free to call or email us at any time. Thank you for your interest. We wish the best of luck to all the applicants and welcome you to navigate around our site for ideas.