Sponsoring Institution: building-U — and the 2021 invited businesses:
DAZN, Cryptochicks, Tendermint, Press 53, Beyond the Binge, Managed Privacy Canada, Trot Fitness
Type: Scholarship funding event (sort of)… plus more!
Eligibility: High school students in grades 9-12 in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and Connecticut interested in increasing their awareness of businesses, opting to share ideas for a chance to win $$$, or just use free raffle tix for a chance to win prizes are eligible to sign-up for this funding event.
Application Deadline: Varies, but generally through to the day of the event (2021 Event date/time: Saturday, November 20th from 12PM (noon) to Sunday, Nov 21st 11:59PM).
Highlight: Lost in a sea of scholarship funding essays? Well, regain your bearings and scope out $4YT, where scholarship funding becomes FUN-ding! Come aboard and chart your course in this treasure map themed, completely virtual scholarship funding event that looks and feels more like a game, offers funding awards for far more than postsecondary tuition, and even has a 36-hour time frame, making participation convenient for even the busiest high schooler. Drop in anytime and get to know some interesting businesses! Opt to share your ideas on a question they pose for a chance to win money — funding that you can use up to 4 years after you win, on anything that you feel builds you and building-U approves! Additionally, there are opportunities to network a bit in the post event time set by each business! Beyond all that, there are a bunch of prizes to win with the 10 free raffle tix you receive just for entering, and there is even a chat room exclusively for students — to chat with whoever is there when you are!! Share ideas and assign your raffe tix, maybe win money $$$ and prizes, learn about some pretty cool businesses, and sign up to network with some interesting new people… all in one weekend just by stopping by! So, sign up for free, and take a chance! What do you have to lose?