“Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort,” -Franklin D. Roosevelt.
It’s no secret that joy and happiness can be difficult to maintain at times. The stress and difficulty of daily life can make it easy to focus on the negatives. Changing your mindset and seeking out joy whenever possible can make all the difference.
This scholarship seeks to encourage students to find joy in their lives and appreciate the little things.
Any high school, undergraduate, or graduate student may apply for this scholarship opportunity.
To apply, tell us what joy means to you and how you try to find joy in your life.
Tell us about what joy means to you and how you seek out joy in your life.
The application deadline is Jan 15, 2022. Winners will be announced on Feb 15, 2022.
The scholarship award is $500.
The winner will be publicly announced on Feb 15, 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.
We will send the award check to the financial aid office of the winner’s academic institution or future academic institution in their name, and in the name of their institution (depending on the school’s requirements). If the student's academic institution does not have a financial aid office, the student will receive the funding directly.
Before we award the scholarship, the winner will be required to verify their academic enrollment status by providing a copy of their most recent transcript.
If you have any questions about this scholarship or the Bold.org platform, just email firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.
Yes. The terms and conditions for this scholarship can be found here.