//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 280 characters or less:

If you had your own YouTube channel about money, what is one money-saving tip you would share with your subscribers?

Step 3. Mention and follow us.
Mention and follow @ElementsofMoney, and use #Tweet4College. 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, 2020. Each winning entry will be entered for the $1,000 scholarship.


  • 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 280 character limit. Winning submissions received via email will be notified through email.
  • Winners must respond within 30 days of publication of winning.
  • If entries do not meet the requirements during the specified time period, no prize will be rewarded for that round.

  • Round 1: Wednesday, January 15, 2020 (12:00 a.m. PST) to Tuesday, January 28, 2020 (11:59 p.m. PST).
  • Round 2: Wednesday, January 29, 2020 (12:00 a.m. PST) to Tuesday, February 11, 2020 (11:59 p.m. PST).
  • Round 3: Wednesday, February 12, 2020 (12:00 a.m. PST) to Tuesday, February 25, 2020 (11:59 p.m. PST).
  • Round 4: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 (12:00 a.m. PST) to Wednesday, March 11, 2020 (11:59 p.m. PST).

Overall winner announced soon after the contest ends via the @ElementsofMoney Twitter feed.

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