WIN A $1,500 SCHOLARSHIP
The Yankee Home “Land of Opportunity” Scholarship
That‘s Ger’s Story, Now Tell Us Yours
Tell Us Your Story and Why You Believe America is Still The Land of Opportunity.
Are you an immigrant or the child of immigrants? What obstacles have you overcome to pursue your dreams? Are you involved in helping others around you? How do you envision your success making your community a better place for all? Whatever your story, goals, and ambitions, we want to hear all about them!
Yankee Home will award a $1,500 scholarship to the winner of this essay contest.
Essay Requirements: Please provide an answer to the following three questions:
- In your opinion, is America still the Land of Opportunity?
- Has homelessness affected you or someone you know, and how have they coped?
- People applaud athletic and/or entertainment success but sometimes resent business acumen. From an entrepreneurial perspective, why do you think that is?
How to enter:
Simply email your well-developed, 1,000- to 2,000-word essay to firstname.lastname@example.org (Be sure to proofread it first).
Yankee Home will accept essays from March 15, 2017 through December 15, 2017 (11:59 p.m. EST).
Who is eligible:
- High school seniors who’ve been accepted to a college or trade school
- Students currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program at an accredited college, university or trade school in the United States
By submitting your essay you are agreeing to be bound by the official contest rules which may be viewed here.