Throwback! Student Essay Contest

Throwback! Student Essay Contest

You’ve discovered new passions. Developed new skills. Made new friends. When you look back on your high school years someday, how will you remember them? Tell us, in 200 words.


To enter this contest, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Current high school juniors, seniors and transfer students
  • Ages 15 and up
  • Must have a complete CollegeFindMe profile

Essay Length

  • 200 words or less

Winner Selection:

  • Winner will be selected based on their ability to demonstrate thoughtfulness, creativity and proper grammatical usage.
  • Winner will be notified via email on June 15, 2019.  
  • Winner will be asked to provide a picture and brief testimonial to be used on our social media channels and website.
  • Winner will be required to provide a photocopy of their current student ID to verify their eligibility.


  • One winner will receive a $100 gift card.
  • The winner will be announced in CollegeFindMe’s monthly e-newsletter and on the Scholarship Winners page.

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