Novosbed $1,000 Scholarship
Novosbed Inc. truly believes in giving back to the community and promoting the value of education. It is our hope that we can be of service, by assisting an exemplary student with their studies for their 2017/2018 college/university enrollment. It’s with great pleasure that Novosbed would like to announce our inaugural Novosbed scholarship.
Eligible applicants may enter below for the $1,000 scholarship.
Applicants must be:
- Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in Canada or the United States.
- Canadian or U.S. citizens
- Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED.
- Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited Canadian or U.S. post-secondary institution.
How to apply
To apply, please create a blog post (no longer than 600 words) that answers the following questions:
- What do you think is the main reason you lose sleep?
- Why do you feel a good night’s sleep is important before exams?
- What do you do to improve sleep throughout the exam period?
Make your blog post creative, innovative, informative, entertaining, and interesting! The blog post that best captures these attributes will win this year’s scholarship award.
Use the following form to submit your application. Please include your full name, school year, name of the college you plan to or are already attending, and a link to your blog post.
Frequently asked questions
Q: When is the application deadline?
A: The deadline for entry is March 31, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.
Q: When will the scholarship funds be available?
A: The funds will be available for the 2017-2018 school year.
Q: Is this scholarship renewable?
A: No, it is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year. You may re-apply each year.
Q: How many scholarships are available? And how much are they?
A: One (1) scholarship is available of $1,000.
Q: How is a winner determined?
A: The winning submission will be the applicant who meets or exceeds the eligibility requirements and submits a link to their blog post that answers the required questions using the most creative, innovative, informative, entertaining, and interesting writing style.
Q: When will the winner be selected? How will they be notified?
A: A winner will be selected by April 15, 2017. Novosbed will notify the winner by email. In the event the winner does not respond within 72 hours of the initial contact attempt a new winner will be chosen.
Q: What about eligibility verification?
A: Prior to collecting the scholarship award the winner will be required to verify their school status, GPA, and other eligibility requirements.
Q: Can I mail in a paper application?
A: No, we do not accept any paper applications. Please use the electronic submission form above.
Q: How can the scholarship be used?
A: The funds may be used for tuition at an accredited university or used to cover other educational expenses at an accredited university.