Home Gym Sumo is excited to announce that we will be running an annual $500 scholarship to help the winner with the costs associated with higher education.
Here at Home Gym Sumo we like to promote a healthy lifestyle, therefore we have decided to let the students choose the topic so they can choose an area that interests them. The topic must be fitness, rowing or sport related.
Who is eligible?
If you are a high school senior or attend college/ university you are eligible to enter.
Submitting Your Essay
Applicants must submit a 500-word article on a fitness, rowing or sport related topic as a word document or Pdf to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Also, included in the email must be the following information:
- Full name
- Mailing Address
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Name of your Attending Institution (or potential Institution)
- Documentation showing enrolment at the attending institution
The submitted essay may be published on our website for marketing and promotional reasons.
What we Expect
We are passionate about our fitness therefore we love to read creative and passionate essays as they always make for an interesting read. Therefore, it is important you choose a fitness, rowing or sport related topic that you have an interest in so that you create the best essay possible.
Deadline and Judging
The deadline for the scholarship is 11:59 AM, June 30th annually. The winner will be picked by the 12th July and will be informed by email. The essay will be judged by Home Gym Sumo employees on the following criteria:
- Overall essay quality
- Structure and depth of response
- Creativity/ originality
If you are lucky enough to win the scholarship the $500 will be paid to the financial aid office at your educational institute. It may then be used towards educational purposes.
Terms and Conditions
By submitting your essay, you must agree to the terms and conditions outlined below:
- You’re a high school senior or attend college/university
- The documents attached are truthful
- We have the right to confirm any information sent in the application form
- You forfeit the right of eligibility if false information is furnished
- The deadline for submission is 11:59 AM, June 30th, 2017
- The essay attached is 100% original and not plagiarized
Home Gym Sumo will not sell the information provided to any party. Public details about the winner, along with their essay, may be used on our website. Information displayed will include the winner’s name and the school which they attend.
We will not list an applicant’s address or phone number on any promotional material, including our website.