Headphone Selection Annual Scholarship Program
Read the 2017 winning entry here.
Headphone Selection is proud to be offering a new scholarship with the hope of providing some financial assistance. Education is arguably the best investment one can make, however the associated costs can often cause financial strain.
This $500 scholarship will be awarded to a new applicant annually and must be used towards the cost of your education. An essay submission is required and the winner will be chosen based on the best submission. For full details, including eligibility and terms see below.
Terms of Participation
One $500 scholarship is available every year. In order to participate, students must submit a 750-1000 words essay on the topic:
"The Effect of Sound on Productivity"
Attention to detail must be displayed as well as evidence of research and analysis. The style should be in an academic essay form. This is different to the content on this site which is in a more casual blogging style. For example, posts such as Most Comfortable Headphones & Best Noise Cancelling Headphones for Babies can be referenced as what NOT to do.
In determining the winning submission, special attention will be given to the writer's ability to convince the reader in an informative yet creative style. Not only will the winning submission be awarded $500, the essay will be published on this website.
The scholarship is for one year only. A new winner will be selected each year.
This scholarship is available only to US citizens who are currently enrolled in high school, college or university. Proof of attendance must be included with the application.
Please send your 750-1000 words essay as a Word document to [email protected] You must include the following with your submission:
- Your full name, telephone number and mailing address
- The name of the high school, college or university you are currently attending
- Proof that you are attending the above educational institution
- Your current area of study (or the area you plan to study if you are currently in high school)
Headphone Selection will not accept any paper applications. All submissions must be made via email.
The deadline for entry is March 1st, 2017, 11:59 PST and a winner will be selected by April 15th, 2017.
The winner will be notified by email. If the winner does not respond within 7 business days of the contact attempt, a different winner will be selected.$500 will be payed to the educational institution you designate in your application via PayPal. All funds must be applied to educational expenses during the school year. This includes but is not limited to tuition fees, books and other educational resources and housing fees.The funds will be issued on May 1st, 2017.