Real Mattress Reviews believes strongly in education. My education was very important to me up to succeed in business and life. I went to school for Environmental Science in MN at SCSU.
Applicants must be:
Current high school (or home-schooled) seniors attending school in the United States OR current college students already studying at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
Anticipating completion of high school diploma at time of application or already in possession of high school diploma / GED
Planning to or already currently pursuing a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution
Carrying a minimum 3.00 GPA currently
To apply please create a short video (no longer than 8 minutes) that answers the following questions:
How has the internet & social media changed the way you and your family research & buy everyday products and have you witnessed local small businesses suffer from the increased online shopping?
If so, how could some of those companies have innovated to keep up with the times?
If you could pick any type of industry that you feel might be outdated and help change it using the internet what would you suggest they change and what type of industry do you think needs to innovate and “keep up with the times”?
Please include your full name, school year, name of the college you plan to or are already attending, and a link to your video.
Upload your video to YouTube to submit your application and send us the link below. Note: by submitting this form you agree to allow Mattress Insiders to use your video for promotional purposes, it will be posted on MattressInsiders.com and potentially our Facebook page or Twitter.
The deadline for entry is June 1st, 2017
The funds will be available for the 2017-2018 school year.
No, it is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year. You may re-apply each year.
One (1) scholarship is available of $1,000.
The winning submission will be the applicant who meets or exceeds the eligibility requirements and submits a video that answers the required questions using the most creative, innovative, informative, entertaining, and interesting presentation style.
A winner will be selected by June 15, 2017. We will notify the winner by email. If said winner does not respond within a week we will select a new winner.
Prior to collecting the scholarship award the winner will be required to verify their school status, GPA, and other eligibility requirements.
No, we do not accept any paper applications. Please use the electronic submission form below.
The funds may be use for tuition at an accredited university or used to cover other educational expenses at an accredited university.
Tips: Please make the video interesting, try not to just talk into the camera for 5 minutes.