Who Can Apply: Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students enrolled an accredited college or university in the United States, and also have a GPA of at least 2.5 for the prior semester or otherwise have an academic status in “good standing” (if GPAs are not used). The winner must apply the full amount of the scholarship towards costs directly associated with the cost of education within 12 months of receiving the award. These costs include: tuition, books, room & board, etc. Previous recipients of this scholarship are not eligible to apply in any subsequent years.
- An online application
- A formal letter of recommendation
- Either a video or short essay that answers the following questions:
If you could start a company or business with a celebrity (dead or alive), whom would it be and why? Also, what type of company or business would you start with that celebrity and why?
If you choose to make a video, it needs to be between three and four minutes in length. If you choose to submit a paper, it needs to be between 400 and 600 words.
Deadline: November 1, 2016
Learn More: http://www.vikingmergers.com/scholarships/