"Hit the Books" Scholarship

Twice every year, CoffeeForLess offers the Hit The Books Scholarship to a coffee or tea-loving scholar. This contest invites students to share their love of education with the CoffeeForLess community. They offer this $500 scholarship to be used for books and other educational supplies to students aged 18-25 enrolled at an accredited college or university.

Annual Amount

Up to $500

Additional Selection Criteria

Eligible students will be aged 18-25 and enrolled in an accredited college or university. Candidates will have the opportunity to compete once in January and again in September for the scholarship, but will only be eligible to win the scholarship once. The "Hit The Books Scholarship" will award one student up to $500 dollars to be used for educational books and materials.

Deadline: August 25, 2018

Application Process

In order to be considered for the scholarship, candidates should submit an essay of no more than 500 words on the subjects of the importance of education in their lives and how the scholarship money will assist the students' goals. Bonus points will be awarded to those students who find a creative way to include their passion for coffee within their essay without losing sight of the primary topic.


August 25, 2018

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