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Wealth Wise Scholarship

Scholarship Value: $1,000
Awards Available: 1
Award Deadline: December 31, 2020

The BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship is open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry.

The scholarship amount is $1,000 and will be awarded based on academic merit and submission of a short essay to be titled How the US Credit Scoring System Can Be Improved.


To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following requirements:

A) Minimum GPA of 3.5

B) Major of study must support a career in the finance industry (e.g., finance, business, accounting, mathematics, management, and other related majors)

C) Must be a US resident

D) Must send in an official transcript

E) Must be a current or future college student (e.g., high school senior)

F) Scholarship must go to tuition purposes (will be paid directly to the university/college)

G) Complete an essay for submission (see essay guidelines below)

H) Include contact information with the essay so we can get in touch with winners

Important Deadlines

Please note the following deadlines:

Due Date: December 31 annually
Announced: January 31 annually
Awarded: January 31 annually

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Wealth Wise Scholarship