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Many types of scholarships are available these days. While most scholarships require participants to have a brilliant academic track record or financial challenge, some are open to students with unique talents. The Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship is an exciting contest where participants can show their creativity for a chance to win a $10,000 scholarship.
Only the best designs will be selected for printing in bulk and marketed through The Gallery Collection, the largest e-commerce greeting card in the United States. The contest also welcomes international students to submit their masterpieces. A school that supports the winner will be awarded $1,000 for its contribution to promoting the student. If you have an extraordinary artistic flair, this is the scholarship for you.
About the Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship
The Gallery Collection is holding a scholarship contest called the Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship. This scholarship is being granted to students in order to assist them in their educational pursuits. A further prize will be given to the sponsoring school on top of this as an added incentive.
The Gallery Collection is the largest business-to-business publisher of premium quality greeting cards in the United States, with a presence both online and through mail order. It was founded in 1929 and is still held by the Prudent Publishing Company, which is still in the family.
In order to gain its stellar reputation, Prudent Publishing has combined gorgeous craftsmanship with great customer service as well as a cutting-edge website. The brand offers a wide range of remarkable designs ranging from the traditional to the contemporary in style. These high-quality personal and business greeting cards are exclusive to The Gallery Collection by Prudent Publishing and can only be purchased through the company’s website.
The winning student will get a $10,000 scholarship as well as the opportunity to have his or her design turned into a greeting card that will be marketed as part of The Gallery Collection’s product line. In addition, the top student’s school will receive a $1,000 award for their assistance in promoting the event. The grant is made directly to the institution where the recipient will be enrolled.
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
The Create-A-Greeting Card Scholarship is open to all high school, college, and university students who are enrolled in an academic program that will culminate in the awarding of a diploma or a degree at the conclusion of the program. All legal residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, as well as those of American Samoa, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, the United States Virgin Islands, and Puerto Rico, are eligible to enter this contest.
However, international students who are studying in the United States on a student visa are considered legal residents and are therefore eligible to enter the country.
A person’s age must be 14 years old or older at the time of application, unless otherwise forbidden by law. The only people who are not eligible are the employees of the sponsor, their family members, and people who live in the same household as the employees or their family members.
To be eligible for the Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship, you do not need to make a purchase. However, each individual is only permitted to submit one application. Hence, if it is proven that a person has joined the contest under more than one identity, all of that person’s entries will be disqualified from consideration.
Students with a flair for the artistic should apply for this award. There is no needed “theme,” but check out the website to see if your card design fits into one of the highlighted card lines. According to the Gallery’s website, birthday and anniversary cards are just as popular as Christmas cards.
Sending “get well soon” or “sympathy” messages may be your thing. These subjects are also acceptable. Browse the website for inspiration, but keep in mind that their cards are aimed at a corporate customer.
Create-A-Greeting-Card Scholarship Application
Students must submit an original photograph, piece of artwork, or computer design for use on the front of a greeting card in order to be considered. A JPEG (.jpg) file of original art, photography, or computer graphics can be submitted online through the entry page. You can send original artwork by taking a digital photograph or scanning it. Maximum file size is limited to 2 megabytes.
Every month, the judges will post 100 entries on the site for people to vote on. The top ten entries with the highest number of votes from each session will be automatically advanced to the Finalist Round of the competition. During each month, the judging team will have one “Save” option available to them, which will allow them to choose a design that is not among the top ten vote-getters in order to advance to the Finalist Round.
For the Finalist Voting Round, the best ten submissions from each monthly voting session, as well as any “saved” entries, will be placed up for vote, with the winner being determined by a random drawing. The official Top 10 Finalists will be comprised of the top five submissions with the most votes, as well as five additional entries chosen by the judging panel. The winner will be chosen by the judging panel from among these ten finalists.
The contest ends at 11:59 p.m., March 2. Meanwhile, the winner will be announced on May 17.
If you have a question regarding the program, please feel free to send your inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org.