The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship

The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship

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Last Edited: August 24, 2018 by Victor Poole

Enter The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship to showcase your marketing skills and have a chance at winning $1,000 towards your tuition!


Applicants to The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship must meet the following criteria:

  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • University student at an eligible institution*
  • Interested in entrepreneurship (contest open to all undergraduate majors)

*You must currently be enrolled at, or be an incoming undergraduate student at an accredited post-secondary institution (as defined by the US Department of Education) for the Spring 2018 semester. You must be able to provide documentation to confirm your enrollment upon request.

Submission Process

  1. Submit your 3-minute video

Imagine you’re launching a social network at your University. Come up with a marketing plan to attract the first 10,000 users to your site. You’re strapped for cash and you only have $500 to spend on marketing, so paid advertising can’t be the sole acquisition method. Be creative! Explain what channels you would use, what your messaging would be, and how you would achieve rapid growth.

Upload a video describing your marketing strategy to your YouTube channel.

  1. Share your video

Put your marketing skills into practice. Get as many people to give your YouTube video a thumbs up before January 1st, 2019. The top 10 most up-voted videos will move on to the final round of The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship.

  1. Compete in the finals

We have hand selected the top marketing minds across multiple industries to judge the top 10 finalists. They will evaluate your entry on a set rubric that includes sections on creativity, quality of presentation, financial soundness, and thoroughness of the strategy.

The winner of The Top Student Entrepreneur Scholarship will be named on January 14th. We will directly pay your University $1,000 for your tuition.

More Information

DISCLAIMER: The scholarship listed on this page is not affiliated with East Georgia State College and does not constitute endorsement by EGSC of the scholarship being offered or any organizations mentioned. Scholarships listed are for informational purposes only. It is the student’s responsibility to verify all information related to the scholarship application, including any requirements and related deadlines.