CareerVillage.org is an online platform designed to ensure that all students have access to high-quality career guidance and a professional support network. On the site, students can ask any question about any career and receive personalized advice from both local professionals and industry leaders around the world.
By crowdsourcing career advice to youth on an open-access platform, CareerVillage has built a massive reference source for over 5.5 million learners and 90K professionals with a wealth of experiences to share.
This scholarship gets to the heart of our mission by encouraging career exploration and discovery while ensuring the support of current and prospective students attending a Historically Black College or University (HBCU) or Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI).
We would like to give $500 each to 2 undergraduate students that attend an HBCU or HSI and want to share their career journeys.
To participate in our scholarship, you must either be attending an HBCU or HSI. To apply, please submit a 500-word essay or a 3-4 minute video that discusses your personal career exploration journey and how online resources (e.g., career-focused sites) have impacted and aided it.
Please submit a 500-word essay or video that discusses your personal career exploration journey and how online resources (e.g., career-focused sites) have impacted and aided it.
The application deadline is Jan 2, 2022. Winners will be announced on Jan 2, 2022.
The scholarship award is $1,000.
The winner will be publicly announced on Jan 2, 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.