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Social Media-Related Scholarships

The cool thing about these awards is that entries can vary from tweets and short-essays to creating and sharing videos and photos on your social media accounts.

Elizabeth Hoyt

October 26, 2017

Social Media-Related Scholarships

If you’re a social media savvy student, there are plenty of scholarships you can easily apply for!

Scholarship providers often add social media components to scholarships, which is right up your alley.

The cool thing about these awards is that entries can vary from tweets and short-essays to creating and sharing videos and photos on your social media accounts.

Whatever your preference, there’s probably a scholarship to suit your social media skills!

Check out the following scholarships, which all have social media-related components:

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

Deadline: 12/01/17
Available to: High School Seniors through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship is available to students currently attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university. You must create a form of social awareness that inspires other students to focus on Looking Twice for Motorcycle Safety to qualify for this award. This can be a video, artwork, essay or anything that would engage other students to focus on safe driving. Student must have a valid driver’s license.

Learn more about the Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship.

$5,000 Easy Scholarship: Send 1 Tweet to Help Ban Menthol Cigarettes

Deadline: 12/15/17
Available to: Maximum age 25 years
Award Amount: $5,000

You could win an easy $5,000 scholarship just by tweeting in support of the ban on menthol (mint-flavored) cigarettes. These addictive, deadly products are easier to start and harder to quit…and they’re the last flavored cigarette on the market. Do something about it! Send 1 tweet in support of the ban, and you’ll enter to win a $5,000 scholarship. Win-win! No minimum GPA or essay required. This $5,000 easy scholarship is open to people ages 13 to 25. You must also live in the U.S. or Canada or have U.S or Canadian citizenship.

Learn more about the $5,000 Easy Scholarship: Send 1 Tweet to Help Ban Menthol Cigarettes.

$5,000 Easy Scholarship: Keep Friends & Family Safer in the Car

Deadline: 12/15/17
Available to: Maximum age 25 years
Award Amount: $5,000

Question: 90% of this generation ___________ every weekend. How about you? Answer: wears a seat belt in the front seat. Seems like everyone is doing it, but the 10% who don’t are at serious risk. You could win an easy $5,000 scholarship just by printing and posting flyers with enticing fill-in-the-blanks like the one above. For every poster you share in your community, you’ll keep people safer on the road AND earn another chance at the $5,000 scholarship. Win-win!

Learn more about the $5,000 Easy Scholarship: Keep Friends & Family Safer in the Car.

Express Medical Supply Scholarship

Deadline: 1/03/18
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.

Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship

Deadline: 1/30/18
Available to: High School Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $1,000

The Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship is available to high school, undergraduate or graduate students. You must be U.S. citizen or legal resident and submit a 140-character message about technology addiction to qualify for this award.

Learn more about the Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship.

Stop Texting and Driving Video Scholarship Contest

Deadline: 4/02/18
Available to: High School Juniors through College Seniors
Award Amount: 3 Awards of $1,000

The Stop Texting and Driving Video Scholarship Contest is available to high school juniors, seniors and full-time college students. You must submit a 30 to 60 second video on YouTube that will convince others not to text and drive in order to be considered for this award.

Learn more about the Stop Texting and Driving Video Scholarship Contest.

CKSF Scholarship Competition

Deadline: Varies
Available to: High School Freshmen through Graduate Students, Year 5
Award Amount: $2,500

The CKSF Scholarships are available to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students in the U.S.

You must register to participate in scholarship quizzes that test your knowledge of topics ranging from general “common knowledge” to specific academic subjects, books, websites, and even movies.

You will be scored based on a combination of time and accuracy.

Students with the highest scores at the end of each competition win.

Learn more information about the CKSF Scholarship Competition.

Prom Pics Contest

Deadline: Varies
Available to: High School Juniors through High School Seniors
Award Amount: $250

The Prom Pics Contest is open to high school students. To be eligible, you must submit a high resolution photo from your prom event. Prizes will be awarded in each of the following categories: promposal, pre – prom, prom dance, and post – prom.

Get more information on the Prom Pics Contest.

Invite a Friend to Fastweb

Award: $500
Deadline: Last day of each month; Refreshes monthly
Available to: All Fastweb Members

You and a friend could win $500! Simply invite a friend to join Fastweb. Once your friend completes the registration, you’re both entered to win $500.

Learn how you can Invite a Friend to Fastweb and qualify you and a friend for $500.

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