TunaFishTackle.com Bi-annual $500 Scholarship Award
TunaFishTackle.com provides students that are attending college or university in the United States and Canada an opportunity to earn money to further their education.
Requirement For Entry:
Carefully research and compose an essay of 800 – 1,000 words in length on one of the following topics. Use careful grammar and punctuation. Entries will be judged on originality and clarity of ideas presented.
Choose one topic from the two below for your essay:
- Describe 5 ways that commercial fishing outfits can protect fishing waters.
- Explain the basic equipment, both for safety and for catching fish, that a person new to the sport of deep sea fishing would want to have with them during their first trip on the water.
The student with the most unique, well-written submission, as judged by the editorial staff at TunaFishTackle.com, will be awarded a $500 USD scholarship.
The scholarship will be paid out in the amount of $500 USD to each winner bi-annually, twice each year in the form of a co-payable check that will be mailed to the college or university attended by the winning student.
Open to all college/university students, in the United States and Canada. Limit of one entry per student.
Plagiarism in whole or part will result in immediate disqualification. All submissions become property of TunaFishTackle.com and will not be returned. No purchase is necessary; no fees are required to enter.
The award payment, in the form of a co-payable check, will be forwarded by TunaFishTackle.com directly to the student’s college or university for application to his/her next tuition payment.
April 31st and October 31st, annually.
How to Submit An Entry:
Emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Either Microsoft Word for PC users or as a TextEdit file for Mac users are acceptable.
Missing or incomplete required submission information will result in disqualification.
Included in submission should be:
- Photo of Applicant
- Email Address
- Street Address
- Zip Code
- Phone Number
- Also, College/University attending, its address, field of study and anticipated graduation date.
Winner will be announced on the TunaFishTackle.com Facebook page on May 5th and November 5th, annually. A formal confirmation process will begin once a winner is announced.
Employees of TunaFishTackle.com are not eligible to win.