Scholarship

$2000 Scholarship Giveaway By FishingRex.com

School life is all about discovering your potential and unlocking your passion. With that in mind, FishingRex.com seeks to hold your hand as you learn and share more about your passion for marine life.

Whether you are in high school, college or university, this is an opportunity for you to scale up your skill base. You are required to submit an essay on fishing related topics. If your essay wins the best overall title, we will send a $2000 check (cheque) to your school to offset a portion of your school fees. How cool is that?

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Annual Fishing Scholarship Program Topic

Applicants should write an essay on topics around “Fishing Tips”, “How-to Guides” and “Interesting Facts About Fishing and Marine Life”. One can also pick any other sub-topic they might be well versed in. The essay is expected to showcase deep research skills and ability to comprehend valuable information within this field.

The main objective of this scholarship is to nurture a network of scholars and researchers in matters of fishing and marine life. FishingRex aims to provide a shared context for establishing fruitful connections among successful applicants.

Eligibility Criteria

The program is exclusively open to students who are currently in high schools, colleges and universities. Applicants who do not meet these criteria will be automatically rejected. Only English language applications will be considered.

Program Deadline

This is an annual basis scholarship commencing on 10 July 2017. The deadline for submitting an essay is 30 June 2018. One winner will be selected and the best essay will be announced on 5 Aug 2018. The $2000 check (cheque) will be delivered to the winner’s school Finance Department by 31 Aug 2018.

How to Apply

Candidates with passion and desire to play a transformative role in the fishing industry are particularly encouraged to apply by following these steps:

  • Write a well researched and comprehensive essay then contact us through: scholarships@fishingrex.com
  • Keenly follow all details as stipulated in the application form.
  • ​Make sure all your personal details are well captured in the application form.
  • Be mindful of the submission deadline.
  • This scholarship is open to citizens of all nations; we do not keep any restrictions.

Guidelines of Formatting Your Essay

In order to maximize your essay’s chances of emerging top, we recommend you adhere to the following guidelines.

  • The topic should be sufficiently tackled with at least 1000 words
  • The information given must be factual and detailed
  • Overall, the essay must be creative and well-organized

Personal Details to Be Submitted

Your personal details are mandatory and that is why we recommend taking time to fill them properly. These details will help us contact you with a confirmation letter. Some of the details required include:

  • Your full name
  • Address
  • Email address
  • Your major
  • Name of your institution of learning (school, college or university)
  • A scan copy of your school ID card

Note: Although we encourage students who are pursuing a career in fishing to apply, we are open to receiving applications to those pursuing other majors as well.

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