Pandemic's Box Scholarship

Funded by
Carlynn Greene
4 winners, $500 each
Application Deadline
Dec 1, 2021
Winners Announced
Dec 21, 2021
Education Level
Recent scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Enrollment Status:
Attending college in the fall of 2021
Enrollment Status:
Attending college in the fall of 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a unique and life-altering period of time for everyone.

While the pandemic brought about many challenges, it has also ushered in opportunities for growth. 2020 marked an unparalleled year for progress in social entrepreneurship, environmental impact, technological innovation, and more people entering a career in medicine.

Alluding to Pandora’s Box, the Pandemic’s Box Scholarship will celebrate the stories of positivity and good outcomes that came about for people during the pandemic. 

The scholarship is open to high school seniors, undergraduate students, graduate school students, and adults looking to return to school. 

To apply, please write a short essay (150 to 200 words maximum) or record a video (45 seconds to 1-minute maximum) describing how the pandemic has affected your life and/or aspirations in a positive way.

Selection Criteria:
Essay or Video, Reflection, Ambition
Published April 22, 2021