$1,000 annually, non-renewable. Recipients can only use their scholarship for tuition and textbooks for their online degree. Students may only win the scholarship one time.
Six awards offered annually.
Students can use their scholarship at any college or university which currently has accreditation from an organization the U.S. Department of Education recognizes. The BestSchools.org funds and maintains the BestSchools.org Online Learning Scholarships. TheBestSchool.org team members read and rank each essay and select the scholarship winners. TheBestSchools.org will notify the scholarship winners and announce the winners at TheBestSchools.org website. TheBestSchool.org will send a check directly to the winning student’s college or university. Applicants must consent to provide their first and last name and a quote for display at TheBestSchools.org if notified as the winner of a TheBestSchools.org scholarship. Winners must also provide proof of their grade point average. Officers, directors, and employees of TheBestSchools.org and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and divisions are not eligible to enter the scholarship contests.
Applications are available on the TheBestSchools.org website. As part of the online application, each student must provide an essay of 500 words or more on the topic "How My Online Degree Can Help Me ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.