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The Supporting Local Businesses Scholarship

The team at We Mount TVs specializes in helping the members of their communities have the best home entertainment experience. With locations all over the United States, we pride ourselves on being able to assist a number of regions with personalized services.

We have created this scholarship to highlight the importance of local businesses to communities in the future. We would love to hear from the next generation on how they support businesses in their regions and how they plan to use their education to help local businesses thrive.

Scholarship Amount

$1,000

Eligibility

  • All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship.
  • Applicants are not required to have a minimum GPA.
  • Applicants are not required to have a specific Major.
  • Domestic, international, and undocumented students may apply.
  • Students attending online universities are welcome to apply.

Required Application Details

  • Please write a 1,000-word essay answering the following questions:
    • What are some local businesses that you frequent or utilize now? Why?
    • Why do you think it is important to support businesses in your community?
    • How do you plan to use your education to help develop and support local businesses?
  • Please submit proof of enrollment or an acceptance letter in an accredited learning institution. We will accept a recent transcript, acceptance letter, or tuition bill. Please note: if you are in the process of applying for colleges and universities, please indicate your current school and submit a document with the schools you have currently applied to. If you are selected for the scholarship, we will ask you to provide proof of enrollment for your college or university at that time.
  • Please submit The Supporting Local Businesses Scholarship form linked below.

How to Apply

Please follow this link to complete the form to apply:

The Supporting Local Businesses Scholarship

  • Full Name
  • Email Address
  • College or University Name
  • College or University Mailing Address
  • Proof of Enrollment – Transcripts, tuition receipt, or acceptance letter will be accepted. Please submit as .jpeg, .pdf, or .doc
  • An essay answering the above questions.  Please submit as .pdf or .doc
  • Confirmation and acceptance of terms and conditions

Application Deadline

All applications must be submitted by September 5, 2019.

Winner Announcement

A winner will be selected and notified via email by September 20, 2019.

Additional Scholarship Details

  • The winning candidate will be selected by a panel of judges from We Mount TVs.
  • The scholarship is available on a yearly basis and is non-renewable.
  • Questions about The Supporting Local Businesses Scholarship can be directed to wemounttvsscholarship@gmail.com.
  • The scholarship funds provided by We Mount TVs will be sent via check to the college or university. Funds are to be applied to qualified college expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board) for the current academic year.