Scott’s Cheap Flights is taking this kind of initiative to contribute to students currently studying abroad planning to study overseas. Scott understands and values the immense struggle faced by the students when studying outside their home countries. The high educational costs, accommodation expenses, travel expenses, and whatnot everything makes the journey of a student studying in foreign countries a complete struggle. Therefore, to support such students, Scott’s Cheap Flights gives a scholarship amount of $1,000 to the most deserving student. The following Scholarship is available to any resident or legal citizen of the United States and selected full-time at a certified institution of higher education.
Both undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States and studying abroad are eligible to apply. The application period for the Fall semester grant begins every year on October 16 at midnight PST. The winner of the Fall semester grant will be reached through email at the latest March 31. Grant cash will be granted no later than April 15. Whereas the application period for the Spring semester grant begins every year on March 31 at 12:00 am PST, and the winner of the Spring semester grant will be reached no later than October 31. Grant cash will be granted no later than November 15. To be considered for the appointment, all candidates should plan to study abroad in the following year. The candidates will have to pen down an essay on the given topic, and the applicant with the best paper will be awarded the Scholarship.
Scott’s Cheap Flights was founded in 2013 by Scott Keyes, the founder, and the chief flight expert. The organization started with the mere goal of guiding people and helping them find great flight deals. Today, with many years of experience and expertise, Scott’s Cheap Flights serves on a large scale and has nearly reached 2 million members. It also has a distributed team of more than thirty travel aficionados.
|Organization||SCOTT’S Cheap Flights|
|Education Level||Graduate, undergraduate|
|Number of Awards||1|
|Contest Deadline||October 15, 2021|
|Application Fees||Not required|
Who is Eligible?
The eligibility requirements for the following scholarship contest is as follows:
- The subsequent Scholarship is available to any citizen or resident of the United States (and its territories and possessions).
- Both undergraduate and graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States (and its territories and possessions) and will be studying abroad are eligible to apply.
How to Apply?
To apply for the following scholarship program, the participants need to complete the application form given on the scholarship portal and submit a 500-1,000 word essay on why travel is important to you?.
The candidate with the best essay and the one most deserving will be selected as the winner of the following Scholarship. The winner will be awarded one-time scholarship money of up to $1,000.
The submissions must be made before October 15, 2021. No applications will be considered later this date.