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Economic Secretariat Scholarship (Deadline: October 15, 2018)

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Who Can Apply: 

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester when they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.


  • Please write a 1,000 to 1,500 word essay answering and reflecting the following questions:
    • In what ways do you consider yourself an entrepreneur?
    • What motivates you to work hard in everything that you do?
    • As an entrepreneur, what do you view as “success” and what do you think it takes to become successful in 2018?
    • Knowing that entrepreneurship involves a lot of ups and downs, describe the best example of you being persistent in the face of failure.
  • In addition to your essay, please include a link to a video of yourself explaining your answers. The video must be 5-10 minutes in length and should act as a supplement to your submitted essay. Discuss the key points in your essay and just be yourself.
  • Please provide proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university. A transcript, tuition receipt, or acceptance letter will be acceptable.
  • Please complete and submit the scholarship form.

Deadline: October 15, 2018

Amount: $1,000

Learn More: http://www.ecosecretariat.org/scholarship