Sleep Metro Annual Scholarship

* Winner Announcement *

Congratulations to our 2017 winner, Chrysantheum Chan.
Watch Chrysantheum's winning video.
Thank you to all who entered.
Watch this space for future details regarding the 2018 scholarship.

We at Sleep Metro support post-secondary education and recognize young people who are committed and motivated to furthering their schooling. Our goal is to help alleviate some of the financial burden and provide students with an opportunity to exact change in their lives in a positive way.

It is for this reason that Sleep Metro is proud to offer one (1) annual scholarship of $350 to the winning candidate for the 2017-2018 school year.

Application Requirements

Create a short 2-5 minute video that answers the following three questions:

  • Which digital or social media tool or combination of tools (images, sound, videos, games, text, apps, etc.) do you use to best express your ideas? Describe an example of when you had an opportunity to use these tools for a project?
  • How has digital or social media impacted the way you communicate with your friends and family?
  • How do you see digital or social media playing a role in enhancing your job search or work environment after you graduate?

Eligibility Requirements

  • The scholarship is only available to students who are currently enrolled in a college, high school (seniors only), university or trade school within the United States.
  • Applicants must be U.S. Citizens or permanent residents.
  • Must have a minimum 3.00 GPA 

Application Process

  • Upload your video to YouTube with the title “Sleep Metro Annual Scholarship for 2017-2018”
  • Include a link to this page within the video description
  • Email the link to your Youtube video to sleepmetro@gmail.com and title the subject line “Sleep Metro Annual Scholarship for 2017-2018” and include the following:
  • Your full name, mailing address, telephone number and contact email
  • The name of the school you plan to attend, along with proof of enrollment. [Receipts or any other documents that prove enrollment status and/or an anticipated graduation date are accepted.]
  • Your area of study

By entering this contest, you give Sleep Metro permission to use your video for any and all marketing and promotional purposes, including but not limited to its website and blog.

Tips on How to Submit a Winning Video

Submit a video that is engaging, informative and interesting. The video that best answers all the three questions in a creative and compelling way will win the scholarship. The quality of the video, clear audio, pleasing camera angles and smooth transitions between clips will be assessed and taken into consideration when choosing a winner.

Deadline

The deadline for the 2017-2018 scholarship is at 11:59pm EST on March 31, 2017. The winner will be selected on April 30, 2017 and notified via email.

The scholarship award is $350 and is offered once a year.

If the selected winner does not claim his/her prize within 2 weeks of being notified, we will select an alternative winner.

The scholarships are offered every year. If you have any questions about this scholarship, please feel free to contact us 

Good Luck! We look forward to receiving your uniquely creative submissions.