- Renewable: Unknown
- Number of Awards: 1
- Award Amount: $1,000
- Website: http://www.spokeo.com/spokeo-connections-scholarship
- Phone: +1 (877) 913-3088
- Fax: Not Available
- Email: CustomerCare@spokeo.com
- Address: 556 S. Fair Oaks Ave, #101-179, Pasadena, CA USA 91105
The Spokeo Connections Scholarship aims at encouraging self evaluation in the current millennial generation.
The Scholarship award amounts to $1000, and is aimed at assisting the winner toward funding their college studies.
The general idea surrounding the millennial generation is one of low-concentration span in various activities. The Spokeo Connections Scholarship has committed funds to exploration of the truth in such assumptions. Interested applicants can write and submit essays concerning their experiences in the wake of information technology and use of social media.
The applicants are specifically required to express their ideas on the impact of heavy smartphone and social media usage, as it relates to their cognitive performance.
The eligibility criteria is set on the organization’s website. For one to qualify for this scholarship, one needs:
- To have graduated from high school, or be awaiting admission into an accredited institutions on higher learning,
- Have a GPA of 3.0 or higher,
- To be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.
How to Apply
The application guidelines are stated through the organization’s website. In the application procedure, one should:
- Write an essay of between 300-500 words, that is relevant to the given topic
- Attach copies of academic transcripts,
- Upload the required documents via the scholarships webpage
- Look forward to notification on qualification for the scholarship