Quick and Easy Scholarships
There are certain spots on Fastweb where you can always find these simple scholarships; you just need to know where to look.
August 13, 2017
Short on time? (Obviously, who isn’t?)
Or, perhaps, you just don’t want to fool around with long essays and scholarship applications. Who can blame you? After all, those can be extremely exhausting.
It’s an instant gratification culture, and you want to maximize your chances of winning scholarship money – and fast.
Moreover, you deserve it. You’re a hard-working student. You study and, as a result, get good grades for the most part.
You do apply for scholarships, but you need a break.
Take it. Take that break – while still qualifying to earn money to pay for school. How, you ask?
There are certain spots on Fastweb where you can always find these simple scholarships; you just need to know where to look. The sections are permanent, so be sure to check regularly for refreshed opportunities (usually monthly).
Check out where you can always find simple scholarship competitions to enter, which saves time and effort, while still qualifying you to get plenty of money to help pay for school:
$5,000 Easy Scholarship: Prevent Texting and Driving!
Available to: Ages 25 & Under
Award Amount: $5,000
You could win an easy $5,000 scholarship just by making and sharing Thumb Socks! Thumb Socks are little coverings for your thumbs: when you wear them, you can’t text on a touchscreen phone! These socks take just 5 minutes to make, and we’ll show you how. Giving Thumb Socks to friends will remind them not to text and drive, and automatically enter you to win a $5,000 scholarship!
Learn more about the $5,000 Easy Scholarship: Prevent Texting and Driving!.
ScholarshipPoints $10,000 Scholarship
Available to: High School Juniors through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $10,000
ScholarshipPoints will award a $10,000 scholarship to one lucky member this quarter. All you have to do to become eligible is become a ScholarshipPoints member and log in. It’s simple, fun, and completely free!
Learn more about the ScholarshipPoints $10,000 Scholarship.
Healthy Home Scholarship
Available to: College Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $500
The Express Medical Supply Scholarship is available to students enrolled at an accredited university or college. You must Tweet a picture that represents the “heart” of your hometown and explain your choice in 108 characters or less in order to be considered for this award.
Learn more about the Express Medical Supply Scholarship.
Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes
Deadline: Last day of every month; refreshes monthly
Available to: All Fastweb members (minimum age 13 years)
Award Amount: $500
The Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes is open to registered Fastweb members who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and who are at least thirteen (13) years of age.
You must log into your Fastweb account to obtain your personal referral link.
For each person who registers for Fastweb via your personal referral link during the Promotion Period, you and your referral will entered as a pair into the monthly drawing.
Get more information on the Fastweb Invite a Friend Sweepstakes.
Need Money to Pay for College?
Every semester, Fastweb helps thousands of students pay for school by matching them to scholarships, grants, and internships, for which they actually qualify. You'll find scholarships like the Sallie Mae's $1,000 Plan for College Sweepstakes, and easy to enter scholarships like Niche $2,000 No Essay Scholarship, and internships with companies like Apple, Google, Dreamworks, and even NASA!