DiggyPOD Writing Scholarships For 2017 College Students
Details of the DiggyPOD Writing Scholarships
DiggyPOD, Inc., an industry-leading digital book Print on Demand and Self-Publishing Company, is offering three writing scholarships to any college-enrolled students pursuing English or Creative Writing. In order to qualify for this scholarship, you MUST be:
- A U.S. Citizen
Already enrolled in college classes (no incoming Freshmen may apply)
- Pursuing English or Creative Writing
If you meet these qualifications, to be considered for this scholarship, you must write a 500-word essay about the state of the self-publishing industry: Why is it a good choice for authors? What are the benefits of self-publishing over traditional or vanity presses?
The winning essays will be posted on the DiggyPOD blog, in addition to the following prizes:
- 1st place: $1,500
- 2nd place: $1,000
- 3rd place: $500
Deadline for the three writing scholarships: August 31, 2017
Available to: College-enrolled students
Recipients announced: October 1, 2017
To be considered for this scholarship, submit your essay and a brief (50 word) bio, along with your address, phone number, and email address. Submit your entries here.
About DiggyPOD: DiggyPOD is a privately owned company that prints books on demand for self-published authors. DiggyPOD was founded in 2001. DiggyPOD publishes over 100,000 books per month, and in 2014 DiggyPOD was included on Forbes’ Inc. 5000 List of the Fastest Growing Private Companies in America.