10 Words or Less Scholarship

Scholarship Deadline: November 15th, 2024 ($1000)

To be eligible for the 10 Words or Less Scholarship a student must:

A) Be between the ages of 14-25 who will be attending school in the Fall of 2024.

B) Be attending a school in the US or Canada in the Fall of 2024.

This scholarship is provided by StudentScholarships.org.  In order to apply for our scholarship follow these instructions:

1) In 10 words or less, tell us why you deserve the $1,000 scholarship.  Please write your answer below.

2) Before or After writing your Answer you will also need to "Like" our Facebook page at facebook.com/myscholarships.  Note we will only read the answers provided by people that have "Liked" our page.

See Most Recent Winners Below

Scholarship Application

Scholarship Winner


The winner of the April 15th, 2024 “10 Words or Less Scholarship” is Sandy Valencia from Delta, BC. Sandy attends Delview Secondary School. 

Message from Recipient:

“I am very grateful to be a recipient of this amazing scholarship. I'm looking forward to pursuing a degree in International Studies, where I will gain the skills and knowledge necessary to help people across Canada and the rest of the world. Receiving such a generous amount of financial support means so much to me and my family. and it will greatly help with my education. I can't thank you enough for this wonderful gift!"


The winner of the November 15th, 2023 “10 Words or Less Scholarship” is Nathan Peralta from Palmdale, California. Nathan attends Highland High School. 

Message from Recipient:

“I've got my eyes set on San Francisco California University, where I'm thrilled to dive into the marketing world. The possibilities for creativity and the interesting challenges that come with shaping consumer perceptions have really captured my interest. Your scholarship is a real game-changer for me, and I can't express my gratitude enough."


The winner of the November 15th, 2022 “10 Words or Less Scholarship” is Michael Longo from Ludlow, Massachusetts. Michael attends Ludlow High School and plans on studying Interior Design. 

Message from Recipient:

“I’m so very thankful for this scholarship because the money could be the key to my next step in life and this step is huge. This is a new part of my life because high school is over and I’m stepping into the real world. I'm intending on using this scholarship for my dream college because I think it’s very important to invest as much as I can into my education. I’m super happy to know that I won this and again thank you so much for the generous gift. It’s very appreciated by me and my family.”


The winner of the April 15th, 2022 “10 Words or Less Scholarship” is Paige German from Clarion, Iowa. Paige attended Clarion Goldfield Dows High School and plans to attend the University of Northern Iowa in Cedar Falls, Iowa as an accepted Honors Program Student to study a major in Advertising and Digital Media Marketing and minoring in an Interactive Digital Studies Program with an emphasis on Computer Science. 

Message from Recipient:

"Thank you so dearly for the opportunity to be rewarded with this exceptional scholarship! I have spent an abundance of my senior year applying for nearly 50 scholarships (and still applying for many throughout the summer), and I am overjoyed to finally be receiving financial support to allow me to pursue my academic goals in reflection to my extensive extracurricular career. Every bit of contribution helps, and I am immensely grateful for this scholarship to help towards paying for my college expenses this year at UNI. Thank you to all who were involved in providing this extraordinary gift!?