The Cognella Cares Student Scholarship Program was established to provide students with a platform to speak to current issues that matter to them, highlight experiences that are unique to higher education, and share ideas from today’s youth that can inspire social, political, and intellectual change.
For fall 2019, we’re looking for three outstanding students in any discipline of study who are inspired to share their unique thoughts, experiences, and ideas for change surrounding one of the following topics:
- Immigration in America
- Sustainability and environmental issues
- Technology in higher education
To apply, submit an 800 – 1,500-word essay on one of the above topics using the form provided in the Submit an Essay section below.
One winner will be selected per topic; three students will each receive a $1,000 academic scholarship in the form of a check from Cognella, Inc. Cognella will accept entries through 5pm, PDT, on Sunday, September 22, 2019.
Winners will be notified by Friday, October 18, 2019, via email. The winning essays will be posted to the Cognella website and the company’s social media accounts the week of October 23, 2019.
Review the eligibility details, application process, essay criteria, and scholarship information below, then click the Submit an Essay section below to send us your essay!
If you have any questions regarding the program or application process, please contact the scholarship team at firstname.lastname@example.org