Spokeo Connections $1,000 Essay Contest
Jan. 06, 2015
July 2015 entry deadline
As both a leading people search platform and a pioneer in reverse phone lookup technology, Spokeo has made it easier than ever to reunite friends and family. They are now searching for exemplary students who demonstrate a desire to find and achieve their own dreams.
Interested students are asked to submit an original essay by July 1, 2015 for a one-time scholarship of $1,000 for the 2015-16 academic year. Applicants will have three topics to choose from. The winning essay will be selected by August 1, 2015. Essays should be between 1,000 and 1,600 words. All entries must be submitted through the official Spokeo Connections Scholarship submission form found through their official site. The fall 2015 application deadline is July 1.
To be eligible, applicants must be either a recently graduated high school senior who will enroll as a freshman at a four-year or two-year college or university in the Spring of 2015 OR a full-time student currently enrolled at a an accredited four-year or two-year college or university; maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above; and must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.