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The MoolahSPOT $1,000 Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2024

The $1,000 MoolahSPOT Scholarship is sponsored by and helps students of any age pay for higher education. The scholarship is a competition based on a short essay. Family income, grades and test scores are not used in selecting a winner. The award must be used for any education-related expenses such as tuition, fees, books and room and board.

Who is Eligible: Any student at least 16 years or older who plans to attend, or is currently attending, college or graduate school. Students may be of any nationality and reside in any country. Students may study any major or plan to enter any career field at any accredited college or graduate school. Although applicants can be from any country, all applications must be completed in English.

Deadline: Alll entries must be submitted by April 30, 2024. Only applications submitted electronically will be accepted and any incomplete applications will be disqualified.

How to Enter: To enter the scholarship, please complete the following scholarship application. If you submit more than one application within the competition period, only your latest entry will be judged. Winners will be notified by mail and e-mail approximately 8 weeks after the deadline. The decision of the scholarship judging committee is final.


MoolahSPOT Scholarship Application

Your Information
First Name:
Last Name:
Mailing Address:
Postal Code:
Phone Number:
E-mail Address:
Student Type:
High School Grad Year:
Current or Planned Area of Study or Career Interest:
Short Essay
In 400 words or less, please submit an essay on one of the following:
  • 1. Why do you deserve to win this scholarship? -OR-
  • 2. What is your academic or career goal? -OR-
  • 3. Describe what is most important to you and why. -OR-
  • 4. Any topic of your choice.
In fact, it's okay to re-use an essay that you wrote in class, for college admission or for another scholarship competition.

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