2018 Scholarship Essay Contest

Let Benchmark Invest in Your Future with a College Scholarship

We will award three (3) graduating high school seniors each a $4,000 scholarship*; as well as two (2) existing college students each a one-time $1,500 scholarship** ...

  • Topic: Pick an experience from your life and explain how it has influenced your financial development/well-being.
  • Length: up to 750 words (typewritten)
  • Deadline: March 30, 2018 by 5:00 p.m. EST (must be accompanied by Official Cover Sheet)

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*Winners will each receive $1,000 durnig the fall semester of their first four (4) years of higher education.

**Winners will each receive a one-time $1,500 for their fall 2018 semester.

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