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Bloggingthing Online Marketing Scholarship

(This page is updated as of November 20th, 2017)

Bloggingthing is a blog created by and for passionate internet marketers to share in-depth guides and reviews, helping readers navigate the world of online marketing. Our content ranges from how to start a WordPress blog [1] to listings of the top domain name registrars [2].

We recognize the power of digital content combined with the extra channels available on the internet. We also strongly believe in education and giving back to the growing community of aspiring online marketers.

For that reason, we are proud to present the Bloggingthing Online Marketing Scholarship for High School and College students with a passion for online marketing to receive a $1,000 award. This scholarship is awarded to one student based on merit.

Students who are currently studying in the fields of Digital Marketing, Business, Information Technology, Communications etc. may be exceptionally interested in this scholarship program. That said, one doesnโ€™t require any expertise in this area to be eligible, a passion for online marketing and content creation alone is more than enough.

If you found this scholarship beneficial and believe you can achieve it, please review the eligibility requirements and application process below.

Eligibility Requirements

Scholarship Award to the Winner: $1,000

Application Deadline: Must be received by December 15th of each year

This scholarship is available to all students who are currently enrolled in a college, university or high school. Each applicant can only win the award once. Each applicant may only submit one application per year. Application is open worldwide.

There will only be one winner. The scholarship recipient will receive the scholarship award via PayPal in approximately 30 โ€“ 60 days after the deadline. The scholarship recipient is required to be in possession of a PayPal [3] account in order to receive their award. The scholarship recipient is also responsible for payment of any applicable State and/or Federal income taxes due to the receipt of the scholarship.

General Terms of Participation

To participate in this scholarship program you will need to research and create a piece of content between 500 to 1,000 words on the subject: โ€œOnline Marketing and its Application in the Modern Worldโ€.

You are required to include the following ideas:

  • Briefly define online marketing and itsโ€™ importance in the modern world,
  • Discuss two different online marketing strategies (content marketing, influencer marketing, SEO, PPC etc.); drawing on actual and/or theoretical examples of these strategies in use

The piece of content you create must show creativity and original thought. Through your article, you must be able to reflect your understanding and passion for online marketing. While reading the articles that are submitted, we will take note of several factors such as creativity, value of the provided information and more.

The applicant with the best article will receive a $1,000 award that can be used either in course materials or other resources.

How to Submit your Application

Write an article of 500 to 1,000 words long on the topic outlined above and submit to us via email as a Word document (.doc) or PDF attachment (.pdf).

Additionally, please include an URL to your website or blog (if applicable).

When you are ready, email us at with all of the details listed below and your attached document.

  • Your personal details (first & last name, phone number, and mailing address),
  • Your school name,
  • Your area of study,
  • Any document proving your current attendance at the college, university or high school youโ€™ve specified.

Please note that submissions neglecting any of the information above will not be accepted.

By participating, you are giving your consent for us to contact you via mail, email and/or call to you. In addition, by submitting your article, you are giving us your express consent to use your name, college or school identification, your photo (see below) and your article on this site and for any other promotion and marketing purposes. If you want us to use your photo, please send that in with your submission.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants Bloggingthing, its agents and/or representatives permission to post the applicantโ€™s name, school or university, photo (if submitted) and submitted articles on our website or in other marketing communications. We are also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application.

User Communications โ€“ When you send email communications to Bloggingthing, its agents and/or representatives may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Bloggingthing, its agents and representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. By participating in this scholarship, you give us your express consent to confirm your admission and attendance at the college, university or high school by contacting the institution for verification.


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