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The Center Gifts Scholarship

About Center Gifts

At Center Gifts, we focus on creating a unique shopping experience that allows our customers to find the ideal gift for any occasion. When our customers need a truly special gift to mark cherished events, we make it easy to find the perfect item.

About Our Scholarship

As a team at Center Gifts, we work everyday to ensure that every customer finds the perfect gift and value helping others to create memorable experiences. With this in mind, we have created an annual scholarship to award an exceptional undergraduate student with $1000 towards their education.

Scholarship Amount

$1000

Eligibility

To apply, you must be
  • a high school senior that has been accepted to an accredited university or
  • a current undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited university.

Application Requirements

  • Please write a 1500-2000 word essay about the best gift you have ever received. While writing your essay, please reflect on the following questions: Who gave you the gift? What made the gift so memorable? What do you plan to do with the gift in the future?
  • Proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university. We will accept a transcript, tuition bill, or acceptance letter.
  • Please be advised in the privacy policy below that your submission can be shared publicly.

Submitting Your Application

Please complete this application by August 1, 2018: The Center Gifts Scholarship Application To complete the application, you will need to submit the following information:
  • Full name
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Attached proof of enrollment in an accredited college or university. We will accept an acceptance letter, recent transcript, or most recent tuition billing statement as proof of enrollment.
  • Your essay as an attachment.  We will accept .doc and .pdf files only.

Deadline

The deadline to apply for the scholarship is August 1, 2018. A winner will be announced on August 15, 2018.

Additional Scholarship Details

  • Any questions about the scholarship can be directed to: Contact Us
  • Winning candidate will be selected by a member of the Center Gifts team based on successful completion of all requirements and essay content.
  • The scholarship funds provided by Center Gifts will be sent via check to the University. Funds are to be applied to qualified academic expenses (including tuition, fees, books, and on-campus room and board) for the current academic year.
  • This scholarship is available on a yearly basis and is non-renewable.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants Center Gifts permission to post the applicant’s name, college, photo (if submitted), and essay on www.centergifts.com/ or in other marketing communications, even if the candidate does not win the scholarship. We are also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application. User Communications: When you send email communications to Center Gifts, and/or its representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Center Gifts and its representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy.

Terms & Conditions

All submitted photos, videos, and essays must be original work of the applicant.  Only one submission may be entered per student, per year. Duplicate entries will be disqualified. All scholarships are non-renewable. By submitting an application to the Center Gifts Scholarship, you certify that all the information you have provided is accurate and complete. The applicant automatically grants Center Gifts, its agents and/or representatives permission to:
  • Use their name, photo, essay response, and award amount, if any, in announcements or articles (i.e. social media, newsletter, etc) issued by Center Gifts.
  • Post the applicant’s name, college or university, video, and essay on CenterGifts.com website.
  • Call and/or send information to the applicant regarding their application.
  • Winners will be notified via email, and announced publicly, as well as on Center Gifts’ social media pages.
Students must show proof of current enrollment to an accredited US college, university or vocational/trade school within 21 calendar days by submitting either a copy of the tuition bill or a letter of proof from the school. In the event a winner cannot prove their enrollment to an accredited college, university or vocational/trade school, Corban OneSource will revoke the award for that individual and award it to the first runner-up.