The Geeks Of Today Will Be The Leaders Of Tomorrow
DiscoverGeek.com is a pop culture entertainment platform for science, video games and movie geeks. We help people find geek gifts from popular franchises including Star Wars, Marvel, DC Comics, The Legend of Zelda and more.
Many of today’s technologies have their origin in science fiction and video games. As part of our mission, we want to encourage students to develop an interest in science and technology by learning how popular media drives research and entrepreneurial spirit in these areas.
We know that College can be expensive and we want to help by awarding a $300 scholarship to 1 well deserving winner!
How to Apply?
To enter, please submit a 300+ words essay describing a technology or gadget you recently saw in a movie or video game that could be really useful to solve a current economic, social or environmental problem.
Deadline and Eligibility
Deadline to apply: 09/01/2017
Announcement of Winner: 09/30/2017
To enter, the student must be from the U.S. and be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the fall 2017 academic year. Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.For applicants under 18, you must have permission from a parent or legal guardian. The submitted essay must be an original paper written by the student.
After the winner has been announced, the scholarship will be mailed out as a check, Amazon Gift Card, or similar.
The DiscoverGeek Team will decide the winner based on creativity of the essay. We reserve the right to exclude submissions for any reason and at our sole discretion, including for suspected fraud. The winner will need to send proof that she/he is a current student of the school specified on the application.
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