Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program
The 2015 scholarship contest is now open.
View the winners of the 2014 scholarship. Click Here!
Thank you to the thousands of students across the nation who participated.
Deadline: Dec. 15, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET
Requirements: Here are the text requirements
- Minimum 800 words
- Maximum 2,000
Awards: Five winners will be selected
- Top prize $5,000
- Second through fifth place
will receive $1,000 each
2015 essay topic:
Several years ago, the real estate and mortgage meltdown had a crushing impact on the United States economy that also negatively affected countless families nationwide. Today, the situation has significantly improved, with 'boomerang buyers' recovering and getting back into the market. Looking back, what lessons did we learn from the collapse, what is/are the silver lining(s) and how are real estate buyers today benefiting from those past mistakes?
About the scholarship program:
Foreclosure.com has issued $45,000 in scholarship money to 25 college students nationwide since the program was introduced in 2009. Each year, the company challenges future leaders of America to provide creative solutions/ideas to many of the nation's most critical issues, real estate/housing in particular, which can be used to help turnaround the market.
Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program at a Glance
Foreclosure.com is breaking new ground by offering a scholarship program. Currently enrolled college students (graduate students, law students and/or high school seniors are NOT eligible) are invited to apply by submitting an essay. Freshman entering Fall 2015 are eligible once they have received a student ID number.