ClickitTicket's Annual Scholarship Program Terms & Conditions

We want to help the next generation. And of course we love live sports, music and theater. So what better way to celebrate both than by offering a college scholarship to an eligible student who writes a heartfelt story about a live event they went to? That's all you have to do. Send us an original essay about a live concert, game or show you attended, and if we choose you as the winner, we'll award you a $500 scholarship. Please read the following to learn about all of this program's rules, terms and conditions.

 

Eligibility

  • High school seniors who have been accepted into a college, university, or trade school are eligible.
  • Students who are currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school are eligible.
  • You must be 18 years old or older.
  • You must be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States in order to apply.
  • You must be able to verify enrollment.
  • You must have a minimum 2.5 GPA currently.
  • Your institution must be accredited and listed on the official website of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Applicants attending military academies are ineligible for this scholarship. All school transfers are subject to accreditation approval.


Application Requirements

  • One entry per applicant (Applicants who submit more than one entry will be disqualified).
  • An entry is an original essay of 1000+ words and no more than 2500 words that includes at least one, original and related image (applicants who submit plagiarized work will be disqualified, and it takes us two seconds to check).


Topic of Essay

Choose one of the following topics for your essay:

  • Describe in detail the last live sporting event you went to (preferably a college game, but any live game will do!) and include the teams that played, the outcome and what the whole experience was like.
  • Describe in detail the last live concert you attended, include the band/artist you saw and what the whole experience was like.
  • Describe in detail the last live theater performance you've been to, include the show you saw, the theater it was in, and what the entire experience was like (it could be a school play, and college theater performance, a dance performance or even a Broadway show!).


Essay Requirements

  • Essays must be sent in Microsoft Word.
  • Word count: minimum of 1000 words, maximum 2500 words.
  • Essays will be judged based on grammar, organization, creativity, originality, quality, and descriptive style.
  • You must also include one picture that is related to your topic, preferably (but not required) an actual picture of the live event you're writing about.
  • Videos may be used in place of photos.
  • Videos should not exceed one minute.
  • You can include more that one image or video, but no more than 4 total.

 

Application Requirements

  • One entry per applicant (applicants who submit more than one entry will be disqualified).
  • An entry is an original essay of 1000+ words and a maximum of 2500 words that includes at least one original, related image (applicants who submit plagiarized text or images will be disqualified, and it takes us two seconds to check).

 

How to Apply

  • Send your essay in Microsoft Word as an attachment to scholarships{@}clickitticket.com (remove the brackets).


Deadline

  • Application Deadline: December 1, 2017. This is an annual scholarship with a deadline of December 1st of each year.
  • Notification Date: on or around December 10, 2017 the winner will be notified. If you don't hear from us by December 12th, you were not the winner.

 

Award Value

  • The recipient will receive a one-time $500 scholarship to be applied to tuition.
  • Payment will be by check and will go directly to the winner’s college or university.

     

Additional Information

  • ClickitTicket employees and immediate family members of current ClickitTicket employees are not eligible to participate.
  • ClickitTicket will never charge or ask for any fees or payments for participating. There is NO entry fee for this program.
  • Persons must be at least 18 years old in order to participate.
  • Odds of winning are based on the total number of applicants. Only one winner will be selected from the entire pool of eligible entries for the year.
  • The winner agrees to the use of his/her name and image in any publicity material.
  • ClickitTicket's decision regarding any matters related to this competition, including deciding each year's winner, will be final.
  • ClickitTicket accepts no responsibility for entries not received for any reason.
  • ClickitTicket reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in case of an unforeseen catastrophe, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable state or federal law or regulation or any other event outside of ClickitTicket's control. Any changes to the competition will be notified to applicants as soon as possible by ClickitTicket.
  • ClickitTicket is not responsible for inaccurate details supplied to any applicant by any third party connected with this competition.
  • ClickitTicket reserves the exclusive rights to publish content (essays, pictures, videos) from submissions. All submitted essays, pictures and videos will become the property of ClickitTicket.
  • Entry into the competition will be deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.