GENERAL SCHOLARSHIP FOR 2016

2017 Winner - Larsen Hodges, Senior at Lincoln High School in Portland Oregon

The Pearl Source is awarding a $1,500 scholarship to one lucky college student.

shutterstock_280936355.jpg At The Pearl Source, we truly value the importance of education. We also understand that between tuition, living expenses, books, and supplies, college can be extremely costly.

In an effort to alleviate the financial burden for students and their families, The Pearl Source is pleased to offer the chance for one individual to win a $1,500 scholarship to the college of their choice. 

Submission Deadline: March 31, 2017

Award Amount: $1,500.00

 

HOW IT WORKS?

Our executive management team will go through all entries, and the most impressive entrants will be considered for the scholarships.

To enter, applicants must submit a 500+ word essay on the following topic:

ESSAY TOPIC:

PEARLS ARE CLASSIFIED AS AN OLD FASHION JEWELRY ITEM. HOW WOULD YOU MARKET OR BRAND PEARLS TO MAKE THEM TRENDY AGAIN?

Our management team will go through all entries. Out of the pool of applicants, we will choose five finalists. We will then post the five finalists’ essays on our blog and our social media pages.

I’M A FINALIST – NOW WHAT?

Now it’s your turn to share your work! The finalists will be responsible for promoting their entries on social media – get your friends and family to like and share your essay for the best chance to win! The finalist with the most Facebook “Likes” on their essay wins! 

APPLICATION GUIDELINES

  • To be eligible to participate; applicants must be currently enrolled in or actively applying to a college or a graduate/professional program.

  • Applicants should include their name, address and phone number, as well as state where they are currently attending or planning to attend school.

  • Applications should be emailed to essay@thepearlsource.com in Word format by March 31st, 2017.

    We look forward to reading your submissions!

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