This contest is for high school seniors graduating with either the class of 2012 or 2013 who plan to be enrolled part- or full-time in an undergraduate degree program at an accredited college, university, or trade school in the United States or its territories in the fall of 2013. To enter this contest, applicants must create a written or video response to a given prompt relating to the basic approach to finding purpose in one's life. Based on the given prompt, applicants must consider the following: "How might you fulfill your purpose in the next five years? What guiding principles and goals will help you live according to your purpose in the next five years and beyond? If you keep your purpose in mind, where do you think you will find yourself in five years?" Three winners will be awarded for both the essay contest and video contest. First prize winner will receive a $5000 scholarship and a session with a professional purpose coach; the second prize winner will receive a $3000 scholarship; and the third prize winner will receive a $1000 scholarship. Judges will consider the quality of ideas presented, the creativity of the entry, and command of the medium chosen for the entry. See website for complete submission rules and guidelines.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.
How much competition is there?
The competition for this scholarship will be average.
Class Year: Is this you?
- High school senior
- College freshman