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Credit Challenged and Tea Drinker Scholarships


Scholarship Name: Credit Challenged College Scholarship
Description: Have you been denied a student loan because of your poor credit history and tightening loan regulations? SPENDonLIFE has created a scholarship program to help you! The program, intended to raise awareness about the credit crisis and the possible pitfalls of using credit to pay for college, will reward up to 10 scholarships totaling $500 – $5000 each. Applicants must write an essay of no more than 500 words answering the question, “How has the slowed economy personal affected you, either financially or emotionally?”
Award: $500 – $5,000
Awards per Year: 10
Award is Open to: Eligible candidates must submit a copy of their loan rejection letter. In addition, they must be legal U.S. residents between the ages of 17 and 25, enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in a two- or four-year college or university.
Major/Field of Study: Open
How to Apply/Contact: Download the official application from the SPENDonLIFE website, and then submit it, along with your application documentation and essay, by email to [email protected].

The Tea Council of the USA

Scholarship Name: Calm-a-Sutra of Tea
Description: The Tea Council of the USA is sponsoring one of my all-time favorite scholarships again this year: The Calm-a-Sutra of Tea competition. Here’s the deal. You create an original, one- to two-minute video about a unique or creative way to drink tea, along with a message about the health benefits of black, green, white and/or oolong tea (no specific brands may be mentioned). Upload your entry to YouTube, then include a link with your scholarship application. Videos will be judged by a panel of tea experts on the health-related message, creativity and individuality. Popularity will also be judged, based on the number of hits each entry receives on YouTube.
Award: $15,000
Awards per Year: 1
Award is Open to: To be eligible, you must be at least 16 years of age and a legal resident of the U.S. or Puerto Rico.
Major/Field of Study: Open
How to Apply/Contact: For more information about video submission, please visit the Tea Council website.

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