Kicks Choice is proud to be offering a new scholarship with the hope of providing some financial assistance. Education is arguably the best investment one can make, however the associated costs can often cause financial strain.
This $500 scholarship will be awarded to a new applicant annually and must be used towards the cost of your education. An essay submission is required and the winner will be chosen based on the best submission. For full details, including eligibility and terms see below.
Terms of Participation
One $500 scholarship is available every year. In order to participate, students must submit a 750-1000 words essay on the topic:
“Why Shoes Matter: The Impact Your Kicks Have on Your Health”
In determining the winning submission, special attention will be given to the writer’s ability to convince the reader in an informative yet creative style. Not only will the winning submission be awarded $500, the essay will be published on this website.
The scholarship is for one year only. A new winner will be selected each year.
This scholarship is available only to US citizens who are currently enrolled in high school, college or university. Proof of attendance must be included with the application.
Please send your 750-1000 words essay as a Word document to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must include the following with your submission:
- Your full name, telephone number and mailing address
- The name of the high school, college or university you are currently attending
- Proof that you are attending the above educational institution
- Your current area of study (or the area you plan to study if you are currently in high school)
Kicks Choice will not accept any paper applications. All submissions must be made via email.
The deadline for entry is October 1st, 2018, 11:59 PST and a winner will be selected by December 1st, 2018.
The winner will be notified by email. If the winner does not respond within 7 business days of the contact attempt, a different winner will be selected.$500 will be payed directly to the winner via PayPal. All funds must be applied to educational expenses during the school year. This includes but is not limited to tuition fees, books and other educational resources and housing fees.The funds will be issued on December 15th, 2018.