Student Scholarship

by Lisa Hayden
Student Scholarship

Our Proud Sponsorship

The WiredShopper is proud to announce our 1st Annual Scholarship program aimed to help gaming industry students finance their education. We’re awarding a $1,500 scholarship to students that are selected from our pool of applicants.

We want to give back to our readers, who have helped our community flourish.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Current University or College enrollment
  • High School senior
  • 2.5 GPA or higher
  • International students may apply

Students can be enrolled in any major to apply. 

Terms of Participation

Students that meet the eligibility requirements outlined above can apply for our scholarship program. We request a 1,000+ word essay on how the gaming and/or tech industry has impacted your life.

Every essay received will be thoroughly reviewed.

We ask that the essay be:

  • Unique
  • Creative
  • Length. 1,000 words or more
  • Format. Microsoft Word orc compatible
  • Original. Submissions that are plagiarized will be denied

If your essay is found to be plagiarized, you will be excluded from current and future scholarship options. 

All essays should be sent directly to:  [email protected]

We ask all applicants to provide the following, additional information:

  • Full name
  • Email address
  • Address
  • School (current or plan to enroll)
  • Website (optional)

Please only submit one essay per year.

Deadline Information

All essays must be submitted to: [email protected] by December 31. This is an annual scholarship that renews every year. Scholarships are $1,500 unless otherwise noted. The scholarship funds will be sent directly to your enrolled university or college.

If you’re not picked for this year’s scholarship, feel free to reapply next year.

The winner of this year’s scholarship will have their essay posted on our website along with their name.