Credible wants to give people the power and confidence to improve their financial future, and the $10,000 #MyCredibleFuture Scholarship is just one way they are doing that!
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📌 Submit a photo and story about “why your education is important to you” for a chance to earn the $10,000 scholarship!
The scholarship is open to any student who is actively enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program. Limit one entry per person. For more information on eligibility, visit the official rules.
How to Apply for the #MyCredibleFuture Scholarship:
1. Submit a photo and story illustrating why your education is so important to you on Facebook.
a) Use the hashtag #MyCredibleFuture.
2. Get your friends to upvote your entry.
a) Share your submission with as many friends as possible and get them to upvote your entry. The more votes you get, the higher chance you’ll have to qualify as a finalist.
3. Credible will select 25 finalists (see judging criteria below).
a) Credible judges will carefully review the top 100 entries (by votes) and select the 25 entries which are most inspirational, authentic and do the best job of answering the question.
4. The community will select a the scholarship recipient.
a) The community will now vote for the scholarship recipient (each finalist will start with a clean slate and the finalist with the most number of votes will earn the scholarship).
b) Public voting will take place on Facebook from November 16, 2017 to December 1, 2017, and the scholarship recipient will be announced December 15, 2017.
Judging Criteria for the #MyCredibleFuture Scholarship:
Your story (50%) — Your entry will be judged on how creatively it tells your story, as well as how authentic and inspirational it is. Make sure you include the hashtag #MyCredibleFuture. Your story must not exceed 1,500 words.
Your photo (25%) — Your photo will be judged on quality (please make sure your photo is clear; no blurry or inappropriate images) and how much it tells your story. The photo must be in .jpeg, or .png file format.
Your creativity and effort (25%) — Your story will be judged base on how inspirational, thoughtful and unique it is.
Deadline: October 31, 2017