The wait is over as Smoker Features is happy to finally announce the “Creative Writing Scholarship” for deserving students with huge prize money.
Already getting excited? Well, we are also excited enough to finally review great pieces of writings from students after such a long time.
Now, we know that you might have any questions regarding the scholarship, i.e., how to apply? What’s the procedure? What to write, blah, blah. We are going to explain it step by step.
So, sit tight, give a thorough read to this scholarship guide, and get a chance to enjoy the benefits offered by Smokers Feature.
Starting with Prize Money:
Well, let’s break your curiosity by announcing the prize money. First of all, there would be three winners. Secondly, the prize money of 2000$ would be divided among the winners as follows:
First Position: $1000
Second Position: $700
Third Position: $300.
But wait! The scholarship is more than just prize money, and we’ll reveal more perks later. Let’s have a look at the selection criteria first:
Guidelines Regarding Eligibility Criteria:
For starters, you have to be a university or college student. Being a student is a must, and if you’ve already graduated, this scholarship is not for you.
- Apart from that, other guidelines regarding the eligibility criteria are as follows:
- An active student enrolled in a University or a College.
- CGPA of around 2.5 is a must before applying for the scholarship.
- Native English speaker. The scholarship is meant for those who are either native or fluent in English.
That would be all regarding the eligibility criteria. Start considering the scholarship if you meet all the above-mentioned guidelines.
This is serious. To simply put, we want to see the creative and productive write-ups from students and not anything boring. Therefore, make sure that you have a little bit of idea about cooking or smoking or BBQ.
Adding to that, the topics are as follows:
- How Does a Smoker Work?
- Why every household do needs a smoker in 2020?
- 10 different smoking recipes everyone should know.
Mind you that you can work on only one topic. Now that this portion is clear, let’s head towards the next section, which is about how to organize the essay:
How to Write?
The word count for this essay has to be around 1000 to 2000 words.
Secondly, make sure that the font you select is “Open Sans” or “Times New Roman.”
Normal font size should be “12,” and it must be “14” for headings.
Make sure that you bold all headings and organize them as per your preferences.
Submitted forms of documents are .docs and .docx.
Mind you that your chances of winning will be less if the essay you submit is not organized enough.
Beware of the spelling or grammatical mistakes. We are not here to waste time correcting the spelling mistakes.
How to Submit the Essay?
The submission process is quite simple. All you have to do is to email us your essay at ([email protected]).
While submitting the content, keep these things in mind:
The subject must be “Submission of Essay for Smoker Features Scholarship.”
In the body part, write your full name, the institute you are enrolled in, your CGPA, and the current field you are studying.
Attach the essay and if you are using images in it, then make sure that they are also attached in the email separately.
Click on Send and BOOM! You are done with the submission process.
The meeting deadline is a must. We don’t want to review the work of procrastinators at all. The deadline day is 31st December 2020. Any submissions past this date won’t be acceptable.
So, what we want you to do is to start working on your essay right now. The more you work, the better chance you’d have to claim the prize money.
Well, this is interesting. After carefully reviewing all the submissions, our content writing panel will decide all the three winners on February 10th, 2020.
If you’ve secured a position in the top 3, we’d formally send you a congratulations mail at your email address.
For those who fail to achieve the position, don’t get disheartened at all. Smoker Features frequently announces such innovative scholarships in new sessions. So, you’d have your chance next year to give your best for sure.
Perks of Securing the First Position:
There’s more to just money for the first position. Of course, you’d get your deserved prize money. However, you’d also get some extra perks that are as follows:
- A chance to get your essay featured at Smoker Features official website.
- A chance to work with our content writing team as a paid internee. We’d pay you a handsome stipend.
- A paid internship can turn out to be a permanent content writing job on our website.
- You’d get the online exposure and experience of writing engaging content for our audience.
- Lastly, with satisfactory performance, you could be offered to manage different websites’ content as per our guidelines.
So, sounds interesting. Well, give your best and don’t disappoint us.
Terms and Conditions:
Now is the time that we take a look at some of the terms and conditions of the scholarship:
Smokers Feature will hold all the rights to the essay you write for us. We can publish that essay on different forums with full copyrights. You won’t be able to challenge us in the court.
Number two, the prize money won’t be sent to you directly due to strict tax and money laundering rules. We’d send your prize directly to the Financial Aid office of the institute you are enrolled in. You can claim the prize there.
An internship might or might not lead to a permanent job. In any case, we’d pay you the money to work with us.
No other language except English would be accepted.
No two entries are allowed.
Winner of the Creative Smoker Features Scholarship for the Session 2019-2020:
Christina Morillo was the winner of the Creative Writing Scholarship for the session 2019-2020: