Collegedunia $1000 Student Essay Scholarship

  • Master, Bachelor, Phd
  • USD 1000
  • 20 December 2019

Collegedunia has launched ‘$1000 Student Essay’ Scholarship for the Indian students who aspire to gain an extensive education from Ivy League colleges in the US.

Key Details of $1000 Essay Scholarship

  • Start of Application Process: August 15, 2019
  • End of Application Process: December 20, 2019
  • Eligibility Criteria: Enrolled in undergraduate/postgraduate course in the reputed US educational institute
  • Declaration of Result: December 31, 2019


The scholarship is available to all students who plan to pursue higher education in the United States.

  • Student should be an Indian Citizen
  • Should be 18 years or older at the time of enrollment
  • Should be enrolled in an approved undergraduate/postgraduate course in the reputed US educational institute
  • Should submit a non-plagiarised, original essay including the following points:
  • Why do you want to study in the US?
  • Why do you need this scholarship?
  • How will it benefit you?
  • How are you better than other applicants?


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  • Only one winner will be selected to win the scholarship prize
  • It will be payable directly to Institute you are enrolled in
  • The amount will be released once the student has enrolled in an higher educational Institute and submits the proof
  • Proof must be submitted before or latest by December 2019
  • It is only cash scholarship and no cash equivalent prize will be awarded
  • Student cannot assign or transfer the scholarship prize without discretion of the sponsor
  • Sponsorship prize will be awarded with full regards to official rules and post verification of the applicant.
  • Tax from the scholarship prize will be deducted as per Section 194B of the Income Tax Act


Applying for Collegedunia $1000 Essay Scholarship is quite easy. All you need to do is fill the scholarship form thoroughly and write a minimum 200-word essay on “Why do you need this scholarship?” The entries will be accepted from August 15, 2019.

  • The application is in online mode only. Hence, no offline forms are available.
  • Personal details such as name, contact information, education qualification, background details are a must fill
  • A short original essay has to be written on the topic given by It will be the main criteria for selection.
  • The word limit should not exceed more than 600 words and should not be less than 200 words
  • Your write up should be up to the mark with correct spellings, correct punctuation and grammar, and a proper sentence formation.
  • There will be no provision to edit/change your answer once it is submitted.
  • If the write up is found to be obscene, pornographic, libellous, targeting religious sentiments or otherwise objectionable will stand disqualified
  • Once you are done with your write up, proof-read it and enter submit.
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