Hired (hired.com) is a marketplace that matches tech talent with the world’s most innovative companies. Hired combines intelligent job matching with unbiased career counseling to help people find jobs they love. Through Hired, job candidates and companies have transparency into salary offers, competing opportunities and job details. This level of insight is unmatched, making the recruiting process quicker and more efficient than ever before.
The Hired Scholarship offers a $5,000 award for each fall and spring semester.
The Hired Scholarship is open to undergraduates and graduate students currently registered at an accredited 2- or 4-year college or university in the United States. There is no specific major or GPA requirement.
Step 1) To apply, write an essay (3 to 5 pages, 12 pt. font, double spaced) telling us what drives you, where you’d most like to work, and what you hope to accomplish once you are there.
Start the essay with this sentence:
Step 2) Submit your scholarship application to the Hired Scholarship Committee via email to email@example.com with the essay attached, and include the following information in the body of the email:
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The Hired Scholarship Committee will review all submissions and the scholarship award winner will be notified via email. The winning essay may also be posted on the Hired.com blog.
The Hired scholarship committee will review the submissions to select the applicant with the most thoughtful essay answers.
The $5,000 Hired Scholarship is non-renewable, and recipients are only eligible to receive the scholarship once during their lifetime. By applying, you agree to assign to Hired all rights to your submission, including the signing of contribution agreement, whereby Hired assumes full rights of the written essay submission. All personal information provided by the scholarship applicants will only be used for purposes related to the Hired Scholarship.
The submission deadline is 12:00 a.m. PST on July 15, 2020 for the fall semester scholarship award and 12:00 a.m. PST on November 15, 2020 for the spring semester scholarship award.
Any questions about the Hired Scholarship can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
No purchase necessary. Signing up for the Hired Service will not increase your chances of winning. Void where prohibited. The Hired Scholarship will be offered twice during the 2020 year, the first term submission deadline will be 12:00am PST on July 15, 2020, and the second term submission deadline will be 12:00am PST on November 15, 2020, for the Fall 2020 and Spring 2020 semesters, respectively; and is open to full-time students who met the eligibility requirements set forth in the Official Rules. At time of entry, applicants must be (a) enrolled as a college or university student and (b) a legal U.S. resident (of one of the 50 United States or D.C.), including those on visas available for international students. Eligible entries will be reviewed by a panel of individuals within the Hired, Inc. organization, with one applicant per term eligible for the awarded scholarship. Only one award will be given for each term, with two terms in total for the 2020 year. In submitting an application and application materials applicants grant to Hired a fully paid, perpetual, irrevocable, world-wide license to publicize, reproduce, and modify the application and application materials as Hired may so choose.