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Til Scholarship Deadline Round 1!

Winter Sports Scholarship

The EC Company is pleased to announce our 2019 bi-annual scholarship. The scholarship is offered two times a year, each time in the amount of $100. In addition to completing this application form, applicants will be required to submit unofficial school transcripts, and an essay. 

 

Eligibility:  Eligibility is limited to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Applicants who are US citizens or permanent residents 

  • Applicants who are currently enrolled at any US school on a full-time basis

  • Applicants who have a minimum GPA of 3.0

 

The Application and Attachments:  Please provide detailed answers to the application questions and submit all required attachments.  All information received from applicants will be maintained in confidence.

 

Required materials for a complete application:

  • A completed application form (see below)

  • Unofficial school transcripts 

  • An essay (not to exceed 700 words) addressing the following prompt:

 

Describe a success or hardship that you have encountered in your life, and what steps you took (if any) to achieve or overcome it. Examples of success could be in school, sports, or personal. An example of hardship includes poverty, death, or being bullied. 

 

Please note: Essays exceeding the word-count limit will not be read. 

 

Deadlines: The deadline for the first round September 1, 2019. The deadline for the second round: April 1, 2020. Youth are allowed to apply to both rounds and in theory; the same student could win twice (although this is unlikely.)

Apply Now for Fall 2019

Thanks for submitting!

Please be sure your application is complete. A complete application consists of all of the following and emailed to eliascangecompany@gmail.com:

 

A completed application form (pages 2 and 3 of this packet)

Unofficial school transcripts  

Your hardship essay (not to exceed 500 words) 

 Winners will hear back within 15 days of the application deadline

All printed applications must be emailed to eliascangecompany@gmail.com*