Citrix ShareFile Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs (ID 2548)
- Start Date:
- 1st Place - $5,000
2nd Place - $3,000
3rd Place - $2,000
- After graduating from college, Jesse Lipson pursued a full-time career in entrepreneurship and in 2005, he launched ShareFile to enable businesses to securely store, sync and share files in the cloud. Now a part of Citrix, ShareFile’s innovative spirit lives on through the Citrix ShareFile Innovation Scholarship. This scholarship is designed to help students pay for their education as they seek their own opportunities for innovation.
- Must be currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. university, trade school, or college.
Students will submit an application including their essay through a Podio form.
All information fields in the application must be completed in full, in the English language, and the application must be received by the deadline to be eligible.
Students may submit only one application, and no revisions to the application may be made after it has been submitted.
Essays must be written by the student. Plagiarism will not be tolerated.
Finalists will be asked to provide a headshot and enrollment verification within 5 days of selection.
Winners will be chosen by the judges and are entirely at the discretion of Citrix.
Winners must confirm prior to the public announcement. If a winner cannot provide enrollment verification or confirmation, an alternate winner will be selected.
- Special Criteria:
- ESSAY PROMPT
Tell us about an inspiring innovator who made an impact on your life.
Essays should be 600-1000 words. Be creative, use proper grammar, check your spelling and most importantly - be yourself!