Submit your essay based on our essay question

Tell friends and family to vote for your essay

We will choose the winner out of the 3 essays with the most votes!

Essay Question

What non-academic skill helped you get through high school? How did you acquire this skill (maybe a sports team or a specific event in your life)?  How will you apply this skill to your time in college?

Submission Deadline: July 31st at 11:59 pm EST

  • Submit your essay between 300 and 400 words, by July 31st at 11:59 p.m. EST.
  • On August 4th we will post all qualifying submissions.
  • Come back to this page to vote for your essay.
  • An email reminder will be sent to all students when the voting starts.
  • Share this link http: ( with your friends and family. Ask them to vote for your essay.
  • Voting will take place August 4th – August 15th. We will choose the winner out of the 3 submissions with the most votes. Winner will be notified by email.

Essay Submissions

Terms & Conditions

1. You must be a graduating senior in high school or a freshmen, sophomore, or junior in college.
2. You must be graduating high school or in college and between the ages of 16 and 22.
3. We reserve the right to verify the date of your high school graduation and/or college enrollment.

Privacy Policy

Your participation in our scholarship constitutes your consent for us to use your essay and personal information only for the purpose of offering the scholarship, awarding the scholarship to the winner, and any reporting responsibility to taxing authorities. We will not use your essay or personal information for any other purposes. There is no cost to apply for the scholarship.