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Sons Of Vikings - Scholarship Program

 

$1,000 Annual Scholarship Program

At Sons Of Vikings, we are proud to offer our annual scholarship contest that is offered to students who are currently attending a United States based college or university. The owner, Kurt Noer has been a member of EO (a global business network called Entrepreneur Organization) for a number of years and is offering this scholarship to encourage future entrepreneurs.

Who is Sons Of Vikings

Based in Virginia Beach, Virginia, Sons Of Vikings is dedicated to promote the history of the Viking era (late 8th century to the mid 11th century) as well as Norse Mythology and the fascinating origins of the Nordic and Celtic people. Our online store sells Viking, Nordic and Celtic related jewelry including items modeled after 1,000 year old artifacts and hand forged out of brass, bronze and sterling silver.

No Fee Required

No fees are required and only your full name, phone number and a current .edu email address is required to enter. This information will not be shared to others.

Qualifications & Eligibility

  • Student must be a current and full time, US-based undergraduate who is pursuing a degree in business, marketing, sales or similar related fields.
  • Student must provide a copy of their school transcript showing cumulative GPA of at least 3.5.
  • Submit an original 1,500+ word essay on any of the following three topics:
         - A profile essay of a historic Viking (Ragnar Lodbrok, Leif Erikson, etc).
         - An essay of a historic, Viking related incident (Siege of Paris, etc)
         - An essay of a specific god, being or creature from Norse Mythology.

Scholarship Schedule

    • Essay must be submitted and postmarked by May 1st, annually
    • Winner will be selected by May 25th, annually
    • Award will be disbursed by June 15th, annually

Terms and Conditions:

  • Submitted essays must be unique, interesting and 100% original, based on historical manuscripts, artifacts and similar findings. Sources must be included.
  • Scholarship award checks will be made out to and directly submitted to the financial aid office corresponding with the student’s .edu email address in the name of the winning applicant.
  • Once a scholarship winner is chosen, qualifications and eligibility will be confirmed before award is disbursed.
  • Winners will be notified by phone and email. If no response is returned within 30 days, a runner-up will be selected as a replacement.
  • SonsOfVikings.com employees, affiliates and immediate family members are in-eligible to apply.
  • SonsOfVikings.com reserves the right to withhold disbursement of scholarship funds if no applicants apply, qualify or meet requirements of writing aptitude.

Application Process

Your submitted essay and a copy of your official transcript should be mailed to:

Sons Of Vikings
1669 Spence Gate Circle
#301
Virginia Beach, VA 23456

Please include your full name, phone number and a current .edu email address.

 

 

Privacy Policy
SonsOfVikings.com respects the privacy of its customers and scholarship applicants. We will keep your personal information confidential, and will only use said information for the sake of verifying scholarship eligibility and/or contacting the applicant about their essay or potential winning of a scholarship. SonsOfVikings.com reserves the right to alter this privacy policy at any time without notice.