TwirlyGirl FIDM Scholarship

TwirlyGirl is awarding a general academic scholarship of $500 to one eligible FIDM student (per academic year).  All Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising students are eligible to apply. 

To apply for the scholarship, each candidate must provide an essay answering 4 personal questions.  Responses should be thoughtfully written and engaging.  

Annual Amount

$250

Open To

Students enrolled at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising (FIDM)

Additional Selection Criteria

Applicants must be residents of the United States and at least 16 years old.
Personal contact information must be provided so they may confirm receipt and notify you.

THE CONTEST IS OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES ONLY WHO ARE AT LEAST 16 YEARS OF AGE, AND WHO ARE ENROLLED IN AN ACCREDITED POST-SECONDARY ACADEMIC INSTITUTION IN THE UNITED STATES. IF YOU ARE NOT A LEGAL RESIDENT OF THE U.S., ARE UNDER 16 YEARS OF AGE, ARE NOT ENROLLED AT FIDM, OR ARE FROM A JURISDICTION WHICH PROHIBITS THIS TYPE OF CONTEST, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE. IF YOU ARE UNDER THE AGE OF 18, YOU MUST HAVE THE CONSENT OF YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN TO PARTICIPATE - YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN MUST READ AND AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND GRANT YOU PERMISSION TO PARTICIPATE.

Application Process

PLEASE READ TWIRLYGIRL SCHOLARSHIP TERMS BEFORE SUBMITTING APPLICATION.

SUBMISSIONS NOT ACCEPTED UNTIL START DATE WHICH IS OCTOBER 1, 2017.

To apply for the scholarship, each candidate must provide an essay answering 4 personal questions.  Responses should be thoughtfully written and engaging.  


ESSAY QUESTIONS

Question 1:
What made you want to study fashion/Design/Business/Merchandising?  Who are your inspirations?  What do you feel will be your contribution to this industry? (300 word minimum)

Question 2:
What are your career aspirations?  How do you hope to achieve these?   (300 word minimum)

Question 3:
TwirlyGirl specializes in twirly clothing for girls of all ages.  We design them to be as creative and unique as the girl wearing them.  Describe a moment or event from your childhood where your self-worth was positively impacted by what you were wearing.  (300 word minimum)

Question 4:
Describe how your style, design, talents, and/or work ethic makes you stand out.  (300 word minimum)


HOW TO SUBMIT

Deadline for Submissions: December 31, 2017

Please choose one of the following. Do not submit multiple times. Please include your name, address, email and phone number (we contact you via email and phone).

Via Email
Subject Line: FIDM Scholarship
Michael@TwirlyGirlShop.com

Via FAX
Cover Letter: FIDM Scholarship
888-268-1847

Via MAIL
TwirlyGirl
Attn: FIDM Scholarship
117 W. 9th St.
Suite 715 (this is important)
Los Angeles, CA 90015

Deadline

December 31, 2017

Notification

January 8, 2018

For the application or more information go to:
http://www.twirlygirlshop.com/twirlygirl-fidm-scholarship-information/