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The Financial Sumo Educational Scholarship Program -$1,000 – Apply annually by August 29

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This is an annual scholarship. Bookmark this page and check back each year!]

Are you proud of something you’ve overcome? What would this scholarship mean to you?


  • Any student currently attending an accredited college (or who will be in the Fall).

How to Apply 

  • Submit a one page essay addressing the following two questions:
    1. What struggle have you overcome in your life that you are proud of?
    2. Financially speaking, what would this scholarship mean to you?
  • By the way, they don’t care if it’s single or double spaced, 3 sentences or 3 pages, written in Word, Pages, handwritten, etc. There are NO RULES for HOW you submit it – they are looking at the content, i.e. WHAT you are writing.

Award Amount: $1,000

Deadline: August 29

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