Find Your Path Giveaway

Music. Science. Video. Whatever path you choose, we’re here to help make it happen. One winner will be selected by a random drawing to win $1000 to cover any school-related expenses. Enter by June 30, 2019.

Eligibility

To enter this contest, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Current high school student
  • Ages 14 and up
  • Must have a complete CollegeFindMe profile

Winner Selection:

  • One winner will be selected by a random drawing by July 15th, 2019. The winner will be notified via email by July 15th, 2019.
  • Winner will be asked to provide a picture and a brief testimonial to be used on our social media channels and website.
  • Winner will be required to provide a photocopy of their current student ID to verify their eligibility.

Prizes:

  • One winner will receive a $1,000 gift card to be used for educational expenses such as tuition, housing, books or other school expenses.
  • The winner will be announced in CollegeFindMe’s monthly e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page.

To stand out with the college admissions teams and to learn more about colleges and the application process, visit us at collegefindme.com

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Throwback! Student Essay Contest

You’ve discovered new passions. Developed new skills. Made new friends. When you look back on your high school years someday, how will you remember them? Tell us, in 200 words.

Eligibility

To enter this contest, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Current high school juniors, seniors and transfer students
  • Ages 15 and up
  • Must have a complete CollegeFindMe profile

Essay Length

  • 200 words or less

Winner Selection:

  • Winner will be selected based on their ability to demonstrate thoughtfulness, creativity and proper grammatical usage.
  • Winner will be notified via email on June 15, 2019.  
  • Winner will be asked to provide a picture and brief testimonial to be used on our social media channels and website.
  • Winner will be required to provide a photocopy of their current student ID to verify their eligibility.

Prizes:

  • One winner will receive a $100 gift card.
  • The winner will be announced in CollegeFindMe’s monthly e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page.

To stand out with college admissions teams and to learn more about colleges and the application process, visit us at collegefindme.com.

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Phoneless Frenzy Essay Contest

Phoneless Frenzy Essay Contest

Ever wonder what life would be like without a phone? Would you spend more time with friends? Making art? Tell us in less than 200 words: you could win big. Enter by April 30th, 2019.

Open to: All high school and transfer students

Eligibility

To enter this contest, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Current high school students and transfer students
  • Ages 14 and up
  • Must have a complete CollegeFindMe profile

Parent/Guardian Consent

  • Participants aged 18 and below must have a parent/guardian’s consent

Essay Length

  • 200 words or less

Submission:

  • The essay should be submitted to ‘[email protected]’ with the subject line ‘April Contest Submission’
  • The consent form should be attached to the email.
  • Single entry per student
  • The submitted document should be a word file or google drive doc along with the participant’s name on the top.
  • Essays must be submitted no later than April 30th, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.
  • To learn more about our scholarship and contest rules, visit the Summary of Key Rules.

Winner Selection:

  • Winners will be selected based on their ability to demonstrate thoughtfulness, creativity and proper grammatical usage.
  • Winners will be notified via email on May 15th, 2019.  
  • Once the winners are selected,  they will be asked to provide a picture we can use on our social media channels and website.
  • Winner will be asked to provide a picture and a brief testimonial to be used on our social media channels and website.
  • The winner will be required to provide a photocopy of their current student ID to verify their eligibility.

Prizes:

  • One winner will receive a $100 gift card.
  • The winner will be announced in CollegeFindMe’s monthly e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page.

To stand out with college admissions teams and to learn more about colleges and the application process, visit us at collegefindme.com.

CollegeFindMe Monthly Contest: Dream Big

Passion is one of the key drivers in achieving your dreams and goals. For this month’s contest, we are asking you to share with us one thing that you’re passionate about and why.  

Eligibility

To enter this contest, you must meet each of these requirements:

  • Current high school student (provide current high school photo ID)
    • Non-US students are welcome to participate!
  • Ages 14 and up
  • Must have a completed CollegeFindMe profile

Parent/Guardian Consent

  • Participants aged 18 and below must have a parent/guardian’s consent

Essay Length

  • 200 words or less

Submission:

  • The essay should be submitted to ‘[email protected]’ with the subject line ‘March Contest Submission’
  • The consent form should be attached to the email.
  • Single entry per student
  • The submitted document should be a word file or google drive doc along with the participant’s name on the top.
  • Essays must be submitted no later than March 29, 2019 at 11:59pm EST.

Winner Selection:

  • Winners will be selected based on their ability to reflect thoughtfulness and creativity in their essays, all while keeping in check grammar and spelling aspects.
  • Winners will be emailed on April 5th, 2019.  

Prizes:

  • First place will receive a $100 gift card
  • Second and third place will each receive a $25 gift card

To stand out to the college admissions team, learn more about colleges and the application process, visit us at collegefindme.com.

Optimist International Essay Contest

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Award: $2,500
Provided By: Optimist International

The Optimist International Essay Contest is open to students who are under the age of 18. To be considered for this award, you must write an essay of between 700 and 800 words on the topic, “When All the World’s Problems are Solved, is Optimism Still Necessary?” and submit it to your local Optimist Club.

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$2,500 Scholarship: Share Your Opinion on Gun Violence

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Award: $2,500
Provided By: Do Something

You could win a $2,500 scholarship by submitting your opinion online about gun violence to commemorate the Parkland shooting anniversary. Simply share your thoughts in our portal and we will send it to your state’s elected officials. You’ll be helping elected officials understand how young people feel about this issue and automatically enter to win a $2,500 scholarship.

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