Trending Yet’s 2017 $1,000 Scholarship
Here at Moeito, we firmly believe in the value of education and giving back to the community. Our collective college experience and education has helped us personally and professionally achieve our goals and dreams. It is our hope that we can help you achieve your goals and dreams as well. Eligible applicants may enter below for the $1,000 scholarship. The deadline for entry is March 31, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.
Applicants must be:
- Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
- U.S. citizens
- Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED
- Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
- Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA currently
How to Apply
To apply please create a short video (no longer than 5 minutes) that answers the following questions:
- Why it’s important for a business to have an online presence?
- How social media has changed the internet landscape?
- Why can marketing make or break a company?
Make your video creative, innovative, informative, entertaining, and interesting! The video that best captures these attributes will win this year’s scholarship award. Use the following form to submit your application. Please include your full name, school year, the name of the college you plan to or are already attending, and a link to your video.
Upload your video to YouTube to submit your application. Note: by submitting this form you agree to allow TrendingYET to use your video for promotional purposes. Send your submissions to [email protected]
Frequently Asked Questions
When is the application deadline?
The deadline for entry is March 31, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.
When will the scholarship funds be available?
The funds will be available for the 2017-2018 school year.
Is this scholarship renewable?
No, it is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year. You may re-apply each year.
How many scholarships are available? And how much are they?
One (1) scholarship is available of $1,000.
How is a winner determined?
The winning submission will be the applicant who meets or exceeds the eligibility requirements and submits a video that answers the essential questions using the most creative, innovative, informative, entertaining, and engaging presentation style.
When will the winner be selected? How will they be notified?
A winner will be selected on April 15, 2017. Moeito will inform the winner by email. In the event the winner does not respond within 72 hours of the initial contact attempt a new winner will be chosen.
What about eligibility verification?
Before collecting the scholarship award, the winner will be required to verify their school status, GPA, and other eligibility requirements.
Can I mail in a paper application?
No, we do not accept any paper applications. Please use the electronic submission form above.
How can the scholarship be used?
The funds may be used for tuition at an accredited university or used to cover other educational expenses at an accredited college.
Any tips for making a great video submission?
Production and editing quality count. Don’t simply talk into a webcam for 5 minutes. The video should answer the questions, but also be interesting to watch. Multiple shooting locations, good audio/video quality, excellent video transitions, and a clearly communicated presentation style all help.