Money Metals Exchange, a national precious metals dealer recently ranked "Best in the USA," has teamed up with the Sound Money Defense League to help qualified students pay for the ever-rising costs of higher education.
These groups have just introduced the first gold-backed scholarship of the modern era, setting aside 100 oz of physical gold for scholarships to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who display deep understanding of economics and monetary policy.
2017 Eligibility Requirements
Money Metals Exchange and the Sound Money Defense League will be awarding this scholarship to two incoming or current undergraduate students and two graduate students each year.
Judged Scholarship Award:
1) Undergraduate Student First Place: $2,000
2) Undergraduate Student Runner Up: $1,000
3) Graduate Student First Place: $2,000
4) Graduate Student Runner Up: $1,000
People's Choice Award:
1) First Place: $500