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LearnU & Stukent Young Entrepreneur of the Year Scholarship (Deadline: December 31, 2016)

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Who Can Apply:

  • Must be enrolled in either a 2-year, 4-year or graduate degree program or enrolling in the upcoming semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must have an idea for a business!

Submission:

  • Submit your application in either a single 2-page Word document or a single 2-page PDF, including a cover page and business plan (see below)
  • Your cover page (p.1 of your application) should include the following:
    • Name
    • School
    • Email
    • Year
    • Major (if applicable)
    • GPA
    • 500 word essay on why you’d like to start your own small business
  • Your business plan (p.2 of your application) should include the following:
    • The general idea
    • How you will use the Internet to grow you business
    • Planned revenue stream (how you’ll make money)
    • Planned customer acquisition (how you’ll get your first customers)
    • Budget (how you’ll use any investment, including this scholarship, and what it’ll be spent on)
  • This scholarship is intended to help students launch an internet-driven business. As such, business models should include a heavy online element (if not 100% online)

Deadline: December 31, 2016

Amount: $1,000

Learn More: http://www.learnu.org/learnu-stukent-scholarship-for-young-entrepreneurs/