//Tweet For College Scholarship


How to Apply

Step 1. Sign up for Twitter.
If you already have a Twitter account, you’re ready to go.

Step 2. Tweet your scholarship essay.
Answer the following question in 140 characters or less:


“How are credit unions like superheroes?”


Include @elementsofmoney in your tweet. Here’s an example:


I really want to win this scholarship! @elementsofmoney


Step 3. Follow us.
Follow us to find out the winners. Winners will only be notified via Twitter, so it’s important that you follow us.





Scholarship Awards:
  • Four (4) $250 awards
  • One (1) $1,000 award

We’ll award one $250 scholarship every two weeks, beginning on Wednesday, January 15, 2014. Each winning entry will be entered for the $1,000 scholarship.



Requirements:

Eligibility
  • Must be a credit union member of the Elements of Money program. Credit union membership must be verified prior to funds disbursement.
  • Must be a high school junior or senior who plans to enroll in a full-time course of study at an accredited college or university.
  • Must have a Twitter account.
  • Must follow @ElementsofMoney on Twitter to be notified.
  • Winner(s) must be willing to allow us to use your name, Twitter username and photo for promotional purposes.
  • Scholarship essays can also be submitted via email to the following email address: feedback@elementsofmoney.com. All email submissions must be received in accordance with the required timelines, as well as the 140 character limit.
  • Winners must respond within 30 days of publication of winning.

Timeline
  • Round 1: Wednesday, January 15, 2014 (12:00 a.m. PST) to
    Tuesday, January 28, 2014 (11:59 p.m. PST)
  • Round 2: Wednesday, January 29, 2014 (12:00 a.m. PST) to
    Tuesday, February 11, 2014 (11:59 p.m. PST)
  • Round 3: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 (12:00 a.m. PST) to
    Tuesday, February 25, 2014 (11:59 p.m. PST)
  • Round 4: Wednesday, February 26, 2014 (12:00 a.m. PST) to
    Tuesday, March 11, 2014 (11:59 p.m. PST)

Overall winner will be announced Monday, March 17, 2014 via the @ElementsofMoney Twitter feed.

Ready to Tweet for College?
Click the button below to submit your Tweet for College essay: