138 Scholarship Essay Contests and Rewarding Competitions

Competitions and Essay Contests

We present a number of new fresh scholarship essay contests and creative competitions available if you like challenging tasks with rewards or you consider yourself to be a decent writer. Scholarships help provide financial relief to individuals who are unable to pay for their colleges and universities. If college seems unaffordable right now, below is a list of scholarship essay opportunities and rewarding competitions that are worth trying.

For the essay scholarships students are getting an opportunity to stand out based on their writing. You are evaluated by how you put your thoughts on paper and not on your GPA or community service. The essay competition represents an opportunity for creative students, those with good ideas and those capable of in depth research to stand out.

For the creative rewarding competitions you may need to show some of your outstanding skills in different areas of life such as sports, programming, arts, math, natural and special sciences. If you feel confident on any competitions presented here, do not hesitate to try them out!

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USAID Youth Excel Photo Contest for Young Changemakers

The scholarship is valued at $50,000 per year per awardee for three years during doctoral studies and considers three equally weighted selection criteria: Academic Excellence, Research Potential, and Leadership.... more details

  •  Master, PhD, Contest
  •  01-Nov-2022
  •  Canada
  • $$  Fully Funded

IREX Youth Excel Photo Contest

First place winner from each theme will receive a special prize valued at USD $200-$300.... more details

  •  Contest
  •  17-Jul-2022
  •  Worldwide
  • $$  Varies

Pitch AgriHack Digital Agriculture Competition for Agritech Startups

A fourth invite-only category, known as the AYuTe Africa Challenge, sponsored by Heifer International, will award up to US$1.5 million in grants to scalable ventures that are already generating measurable impact for Africa&... more details

  •  Contest
  •  29-Jul-2022
  •  Africa
  • $$  US$45,000 Cash Prize

Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Competition

Prizes Top 50 will get Samsung vouchers up to 1 Lakh to study online courses. Top 10 will get Samsung hampers worth 1 Lakh. Top 3 will get Samsung products + Grants up to 1 Crore. The top 3 teams will receive long-term mentorship and support fr... more details

  •  Contest
  •  31-Jul-2022
  •  Worldwide
  • $$  Varies

CIPM Annual Essay Competition for Undergraduates

1st Prize: N125,000 & 2 HRM books 2nd Prize: N100,000 & 2 HRM books 3rd Prize: N75000 & 2 HRM books Other Benefits: Access to network of employers for all winners Free registration as student members of CIPM (for non-members) f... more details

  •  Bachelor, Contest
  •  31-Aug-2022
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies

GLF/YIL African Youth Storytelling Contest

The three best stories will receive prizes of EUR 500, 300 and 200 respectively. GlF will also be showcasing the best 10 to 15 stories and announcing the winner stories at the GLF Africa Digital Conference 2022 on 15 Septe... more details

  •  Contest
  •  14-Aug-2022
  •  Africa
  • $$  Varies

FAAN of Nigeria National Aviation Conference Essay Competition

A sponsored overseas training First Runner-up: N150,000 Second Runner-up: N100,000 ... more details

  •  Contest
  •  10-Jun-2023
  •  Nigeria
  • $$  Varies

Huawei Spark Ignite Global Startup Competition

In addition to USD 125K Cloud Credits and a grant prize of USD 40K, the Grand Winner will gain the opportunity to work with one of the world's leading technology innovators to bring their products and company onto another l... more details

  •  Contest
  •  07-Aug-2022
  •  Worldwide
  • $$  Varies

Entrepreneurship Campus Citizen Competition for Young People worldwide

Grand Prize winners will receive a virtual Gold Badge and a Certificate. Second Prize winners will receive a virtual Silver Badge and a Certificate. Third Prize winners will receive a virtual Bronze Badge and a Certificate. People’s Ch... more details

  •  Contest
  •  15-Sep-2022
  •  Worldwide
  • $$  Varies

RUFORUM Young African Entrepreneurs Competition

Provide young entrepreneurs with the opportunity to showcase their businesses and share their development as an inspiration to many young African potential entrepreneurs Bring collective action towards the provision of seed funding to young entrep... more details

  •  Contest
  •  15-Sep-2022
  •  Africa
  • $$  Varies

Arts and Humanities Research Council WRoCAH Open Competition, UK

The University of York will select the students who will be provided a £15,609 stipend and a tuition fee for the PhD study undertaken.... more details

  •  PhD
  •  01-Jan-2023
  •  United Kingdom
  • $$  £15,609

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SCALES Competition Law Scholars International Awards in UK

The selected students will be awarded a fee reduction worth £2,500 towards the payment of the tuition fee, subject to the academic programme undertaken at Strathclyde, LLM.... more details

  •  Master
  •  01-Aug-2022
  •  United Kingdom
  • $$  £2,500

Car Indigo Essay Scholarships in USA

Car Indigo will provide the award amount of USD 1000 for applicants in the USA for the academic year 2022-2023.... more details

  •  Bachelor, Master
  •  01-Nov-2022
  •  United States
  • $$  USD 1000

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