BuyBackWorld.com is the nation’s pioneering and industry leading online consumer electronic and gift card buyback company that offers upfront, instant cash sale options to consumers who want to cash in on their unwanted gadgets and gift cards without the friction and hassles associated with traditional online peer-to-peer selling.
This year, BuyBackWorld.com wants to help the youth of our future do more so we are proud to announce The BuyBackWorld.com National Scholarship Contest. The winner will be awarded a $2,000 scholarship towards the college tuition of their choice.
BuyBackWorld.com both recognizes and values the importance of education and wants to encourage young entrepreneurs to aim for the stars while pursuing their dreams. The company believes that finances should not be an obstacle for young people to chase their dreams.
Who is Eligible
Any current, full-time student of an accredited two-year or four-year American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age or specific major requirement.APPLY NOW
How To Apply?
Students who fit the eligibility requirements listed above can apply for the scholarship. To enter, applicants must do ONE of the following:
- Submit an essay (Between 300-500 words) OR
- Submit a one minute video
The essay or video must start off with “BuyBackWorld.com is a great place to sell your unwanted electronics or gift cards for cash and this year they’re giving away even more cash to help students like me pay for college and pursue their dreams.” Your video or essay must then address the following question:
- How has modern technology such as smartphones, tablets and/or apps impacted your education experience for the better?
All candidates must upload their video or essay to our Scholarship Committee through our Scholarship Submission Form below. In addition, all applicants are to post their submissions on their personal social media accounts.
For video entries, load the video to your social media account of choice. To share word documents on your account, applicants can either load the entire document onto a post OR share a link to the document via Google Docs or another similar platform. If you share the link, make sure you only allow “Read Only” access and don’t grant editing privileges You can also upload an image of your essay so people can read all about what you have to say if you prefer.
BuyBackWorld ScholarshipSubmission Form
Deadline for Submission:
The essay/video submission deadline is 12:00 a.m. EST December 15, 2017.
Selection Process and Notification:
After closely reviewing all entries, The BuyBackWorld.com Scholarship Committee will select the winner. The winner will be informed via email by January 5, 2018.
The scholarship funds awarded are to be used for tuition and/or books only. Once a winner is selected, a check will be written to the recipient’s school of choice and credited for academic costs. The scholarship is non-renewable. BuyBackWorld.com will award one winner per academic year.
Any questions about the scholarship essay/video contest can be directed to [email protected]
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