Scholarship Sponsored by RentHop
Renthop will award two scholarships of $1,000 per year, one corresponding to each application deadline, and optionally one or more honorable mention awards of lesser value. The two deadlines for the 2019-2020 school year are April 30th, 2019, and August 31st, 2019. RentHop will notify the winners using the provided email and phone from the application within 30 days of each deadline, and RentHop will pay the cash award portion of the scholarship within four weeks of the notification. The non-cash portions of the award will be given at a mutually convenient time between the winner and RentHop, no more than 3 months from the notification date, with the exception of the optional internship, which may be scheduled up to 12 months from the notification date.
You must be a current student in an eligible undergraduate program or a graduating high school senior, working towards a bachelors degree or associates degree.
To apply for the Renthop Scholarship, email an essay, not to exceed 500 words, to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also include your name, school, year of graduation, and phone number. You must use your school-provided email address to be eligible.
An internal team within Renthop management, the RentHop Scholarship Board, will select the winner from among the eligible submissions received on or before 11:59pm ET of each submission deadline. Selection criteria is at the sole discretion of RentHop Scholarship Board. Judging criteria includes, but is not limited to, how well the applicant answered the requested essay content, the likely impact the scholarship may have on the applicant's education and career, and the logistics of providing a potential optional internship to the winner. By submitting an application for a Renthop Scholarship award, you give Renthop and its affiliates permission to publish your name on the Renthop website, social media pages, press releases, and other venues affiliated with publicizing the RentHop Apartment Scholarship.