Like many people, when Co-founder and CEO, Dan Willenborg, began his career in real estate, he struggled for almost a year to make a sustainable income. He discovered several inherent issues preventing even the most driven person from succeeding in a traditional broker model. So, he set out to create a better way.
Dan’s struggles led him to found AptAmigo, creating the best place to start and build a career in real estate. Although AptAmigo launched as a small startup, it quickly became one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.
As a dedicated apartment locator, AptAmigo thrives on innovation and is committed to carrying out its core company values of transparency, collaboration, and adaptability each day.
AptAmigo hopes to instill innovation by supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs and empowering them to further their education. The AptAmigo Innovation Scholarship will be awarded to an aspiring entrepreneur, who is eager to make a change.
The AptAmigo Innovation Scholarship will award one undergraduate student with $500. Students with a passion for innovation and an interest in pursuing a career in the areas of real estate and/or technology are encouraged to apply.
To apply, submit a 500-750 word essay demonstrating where your entrepreneurial spirit comes from and how you plan to apply your passion for innovation. Explain how the core skills that drive innovation, such as problem-solving and creativity, shape your approach to entrepreneurship and influence your professional goals.
To apply, submit an essay demonstrating where your entrepreneurial spirit comes from and how you plan to apply your passion for innovation. Explain how the core skills that drive innovation, such as problem-solving and creativity, shape your approach to entrepreneurship and influence your professional goals.
The application deadline is Mar 1, 2022. Winners will be announced on Apr 1, 2022.
Award amounts per winner are designated by the donor. Check the award amount for a detailed breakdown.
The winner will be publicly announced on Apr 1, 2022. Prior to the announcement date, we may contact finalists with additional questions about their application. We will work with donors to review all applications according to the scholarship criteria. Winners will be chosen based on the merit of their application.
Award checks will be sent to the financial aid office of the winner's academic institution in their name to be applied to their tuition, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school's requirements). If the award is for a qualified educational non-tuition expense, we will work with the winner directly to distribute the award and make sure it goes towards qualified expenses.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to confirm their academic enrollment status. Depending on the circumstances, verification of Student ID and/or their most recent transcript will be required.
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Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.