“There is freedom waiting for you, On the breezes of the sky, And you ask "What if I fall?" Oh but my darling, What if you fly?” - Erin Hanson.
Meraki Data Solutions Corp will be awarding one deserving Florida entrepreneur “out of the box thinker” $1,000 to pursue their business idea. The recipient must have proven that they are driven to achieve extraordinary results, regardless of their school grades, test scores or economic background. Our selection process is based on the first 100 applications. Scholarship recipient (1) will receive $1000 towards their business idea.
The scholarship will be local to Florida as we may want to meet the young entrepreneur with their parents.
Meraki Data Solutions Corp created the Young Entrepreneur Florida Scholarship with the aim of providing support for young entrepreneurs in need of funding for either their education or furthering their business.
The scholarship will be awarded based on a student’s creativity, ambition and drive. The business described must be innovative and creative. With that said, it cannot be imaginary. The child must have made some effort to make it a reality. Children will need to submit a YouTube video link (video no longer than 20 minutes) explaining their business plan as well as how they plan to market their venture. All applicants must reside in Florida. Our review panel will be rating each participant based on Ambition, Purpose & Vision.
Child must be a Florida resident living in FL.
8 - 12
APPLICATIONS OPEN DATE:
Our team will begin accepting applications April 15, 2023. We will add a button on this page for submission.
October 31st, 2023 (any application received after this date will not be considered). Please do not contact us directly, since we want to avoid favoritism. Kindly follow the directions on the page. Thank you.
Our selection process is based on the top 100 applications. Don't Miss Out!
WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED:
January 2nd, 2024
ARE YOU READY? MAKE SURE TO SUMBIT A CLEVER VIDEO ONCE THE SUBMISSION WINDOW OPENS ON APRIL 15TH!
*All videos must be the child's original work & cannot be subject to copyright infringement of any type.