*UPDATE May 18 2018* Application deadline is closed. All applicants are being reviewed and will be contacted personally by June 1st 2018. For those students who wish to apply, do not worry we will have another scholarship for the upcoming year. This page will get updated once the winner is successfully contacted and the new deadlines and dates will be announced.
At Flowers In The Box, we believe in creating a sustainable business that is empowering local communities and promoting environmental protection. This is why all of our flowers and plants are sourced locally and delivered by environmentally friendly means with services like Good Feet Delivery that empowers the local community. We enjoy being involved in our community and helping people achieve their own happiness.
This is why we are committed to making a huge difference for students who are pursuing higher education in Canada. We understand that it is financially difficult for students to not only get an education but to also live, trying to balance budgets out for tuition, books, and other necessities for college. This is why we decided that we want to help make someone’s pursuit of higher education easier by offering a $500 scholarship to help students out.
To qualify for this scholarship, we’re looking for students who demonstrate excellent leadership skills and commitment to their community.
In order to qualify for this scholarship:
-Students must be enrolled at a college or university or planning to attend within the next 12 months that is located in Canada.
-Write an essay of at least 1,000 words stating how this scholarship can benefit you and your educational plans.
-Demonstrate community service or having involvement in the local community – this should be included in the essay.
-Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0+.
-Include your full name, address, email, phone, and evidence demonstrating you meet the qualifications.
This scholarship will be offered to one student. The application deadline is May 16th, 2018 and the scholarship will be awarded on June 1st, 2018. The scholarship awarded will be in the amount of $500 and will be given directly to the student.
Please email this information with the subject “scholarship”, along with your essay to [email protected] Incomplete submissions will be disqualified.