Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship

Jet is committed to helping future employees of the business world.

This scholarship is for graduating high school seniors and currently enrolled college students who are interested in pursuing a career in business.

Scholarship Details

Prize: One $500 scholarship

Prompt: The gig economy is growing in the United States with more and more people relying on independent work for income. What role do you see the gig economy playing in the future of the American economy? Would you perform work as an independent contractor after college?

Length: 250-500 words

Submission Deadline: 1/31/20


Rules and Regulations

  1. This scholarship contest is open to all United States citizens/residents.
  2. Applicants must complete all sections of the application in order to be considered. This includes name, mailing address, email address, phone number, projected graduation date, current/planned college, and area of study.
  3. Finalists must provide a photo of themselves and proof of enrollment in order to be considered. A photo of the winner along with their essay will be posted to the Jet blog and shared to social media.
  4. Late applications will not be considered. Please submit applications prior to the respective deadline.
  5. One entry is allowed per applicant per contest.
  6. The essay should address the prompt and be between 250 and 500 words in length.
  7. Essays submitted must be the applicant’s original work. Any plagiarism will result in automatic disqualification. The essays must also not encroach on intellectual property or third-party rights of any company, organization, or person.
  8. People who have applied in the past but not chosen as a winner may apply for the scholarship again, but past winners will not be eligible to win a second time.
  9. There is only one scholarship available per semester and all decisions are final.
  10. Finalists are chosen by Jet and the scholarship winner will be voted for via a public poll. Within 60 days of the scholarship submission deadline, all finalists will be notified of their chance to win so they can share the link to the voting page. All finalists and the winner of the poll will be notified of the results upon the voting deadline.
  11. Jet is not held responsible for any local, state, or federal taxes.
  12. Submission of the essay to Jet’s Scholarship contest acknowledges the student’s acceptance and understanding of these terms.

Contact Information

If you have any questions, please email sadie@jetsurety.com

Privacy Policy

Jet Insurance Services (“Jet”) is strongly committed to protecting the privacy of the students that apply for the Jet Business Scholarship. This policy will cover the information that is collected by students and what the information will be used for. Jet does not share or sell any of the students provided personal information to anyone outside the organization. The students will maintain full rights and ownership of their work. No changes will be made to the submitted essays. The company does share the winning student’s name, photo, and essay on the website blog, which is also shared via social media. Other private information that is provided, such as email, phone number, etc., will not be made public. The email address and phone number will only be used to contact the student directly regarding the scholarship if he/she needs to submit anything further or is the scholarship winner. Jet uses encryption to maintain protections over their internal systems and prevent unauthorized access. Jet only collects information that is given by the student. Although the company does utilize Google Analytics, that information is non-personal and only used in order to better service the customers based on website traffic and content. Many browsers will allow the visitor to accept or deny cookies that provide this information. Jet Insurance Services will issue a reward letter and check to pay out the recipient of the scholarship.