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Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program (ID 3659)


Scholarship Description

Start Date:
5/1/2018
Deadline:
12/15/2018
Website:
https://www.foreclosure.com/scholarship/
Amount:
First place: $2,500
Second and Third place: $500
Description:
Foreclosure.com has issued $72,000 in scholarship money to 40 college students nationwide since the program was introduced in 2009. Each year, the company challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate in particular, which can be used to help foster a robust United States housing market.

Contact Information

Email:
scholarship@foreclosure.com

Eligibility

Gender:
NA
Eligibility:
Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay. Freshman entering Fall 2018 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.
Special Criteria:
2018 essay topic:
Discuss the pros and cons of renting versus homeownership.

Is renting just a short-term solution before homeownership? Or has America just taken the easier way out with renting and homeownership is dying with Millennials. Discuss what factors could increase or decrease homeownership among the generation, is it a location, financial or culture issue?

Essay must be 800-2,000 words.