Chip Unsworth $1000 Scholarship

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Chip Unsworth $1000 Scholarship

Long-time Investment Banker Chip Unsworth is delighted to inform you that he is offering an annual scholarship benefiting students from undergraduate to post-graduate.  The award will be made to a talented student distinguishing him/herself, presented through an 800 word (approximate) essay addressing the essay subject noted below.  As a man of insatiable curiosity, Mr. Unsworth looks forward to reviewing and considering every submission.  With the establishment of the Chip Unsworth Scholarship, Mr. Unsworth seeks to bring his own brand of dynamism to his new passion and hopes that his inaugural philanthropic efforts will gel into a large part of the next portion of his life. Chip Unsworth has mentored many talented post-study individuals throughout his career. He hopes that his scholarship will provide early access to the best and the brightest. The limited number of scholarships available countrywide available for students aspiring to fulfill their ambitions to graduate is a gap Unsworth hopes to fill. 

Chip Unsworth is deeply and personally aware of the burden of high-cost university tuition.  He has experienced this burden personally That said, Mr. Unsworth believes that higher education should be accessible to all. His inaugural scholarship seeks highly talented students struggling to find the necessary funding to complete their studies.  All students attending accredited colleges and universities around the United States are encouraged to apply for the Chip Unsworth Scholarship. The students must display a track record of academic excellence, leadership attributes, and innovative thinking. Scholarship essays submitted by you will be judged for the quality of writing as well as originality. 

Chip Unsworth is an American Investment Banker, the founder of both Legend Merchant and Broadmark Capital.  Legend was amongst the first companies in the United States to engage in the underwriting and development of SPACs or Special Purpose Acquisition Companies. These entities provided investors with votes for or against corporate acquisitions. Chip Unsworth can count as career highlights advocating a proxy contest facilitating the legendary Bass Brothers’ acquisition of the La Quinta Motor Inns Limited Partnership. Amongst other notable transactions was the acquisition by Service of the Prime Motor Inn chain of hotels.  

Brief Description

Following is the brief description of the following scholarship:

OrganizationChip Unsworth
Education LevelUndergraduate, postgraduate
Access ModeOnline
Number of Awards1
Contest DeadlineDecember 1, 2021
Application FeesNot required

Who is Eligible?

The following scholarship is available to undergraduate and postgraduate students attending the United States accredited college or university.  The student must display a track record of academic excellence, leadership attributes, and innovative thinking. 

How to Apply?

The interested individuals are required to write an 800-word essay in a WORD-DOC format, and  attached to the email submission answering the following question:

Please recount a time when you faced a serious challenge, setback, or failure. How did it affect you as a person, and what life lesson did you learn as a result? 

Submit your application with the following information to

  • First/Last Name
  • Phone Number
  • Mailing Address
  • Email Address
  • Graduation Date
  • College or university that you attend:
  • Current GPA


All of the applications submitted by you will be reviewed and judged by the selection committee and out of all, the most deserving candidate will be selected as the winner of the following scholarship. The winner will be awarded a one-time scholarship amount of up to $1,000.

Application Deadline

The deadline for the application submission for the following contest is December 1, 2021. No applications will be considered after this date.

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