At Owner Direct, we value the benefits of education and travel as a way to learn first-hand about the world we live in. To encourage this, we are offering one student a $500 scholarship to put towards studying away from home. From plane tickets and tuition costs to outings and excursions, this scholarship money can be used to cover any expenses associated with studying away from home.
The deadline to apply is Aug 20, 2018. The contest is now closed. The 2018 winner will be announced here in the next few days.
2018 Scholarship Winner: Nathan Wu, University of Waterloo - Essay will be posted soon.
2017 Scholarship Winner: Daniela Mata, Texas A&M International University.
View her essay at http://blog.ownerdirect.com/travel/why-travel-is-important/
Any US or Canadian full-time student over the age of 18 enrolled at an accredited university or college worldwide.
Eligible students should submit an original 600-800 word essay in PDF format to email@example.com describing why travel is important. Essays will be judged based on the following: content, creativity, inspiration and style. One essay per entrant only.
Please include your name, college or university at which you are enrolled at full time, mailing address, email address and documentation of current or upcoming college or university program.
The winner will be awarded $500 and their essay will be featured on Owner Direct's blog along with their name, photo and school they are attending.
Read more in our Terms & Conditions.