Soft Surroundings Essay Contest

If you are a college student or high school senior interested in fashion design, merchandising, visual presentation, or fashion marketing, Soft Surroundings invites you to apply for this scholarship.

Annual Amount

1 $1,000

Additional Selection Criteria

This scholarship contest is open to any current high school senior, college student, graduate school student or returning adult student who will enroll in a college or university. Applicants must be permanent residents of the United States.

Deadline November 30, 2017

Application Process

To enter, please submit an essay between 500-750 words on the topic of who inspired you to pursue this field of study.  Many people working in fashion chose this career path because of the influence of a teacher, family member, or other mentor, and they want to hear your story.


November 30, 2017

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