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Annual FishingPax Scholarship Program

College expenses tend to add up fast – especially since you have to spend most of your time studying tough courses and completing assignment instead of working for pay. Fortunately, even in the midst of all the strife, is providing a helping hand in the form of a scholarship.

All you need to do is write an essay based on a topic of choice but within the Fishing and Marine Life field. The essay needs to be well-researched and should demonstrate your knowledge of marine conservation.

Students in all courses and levels of study are encouraged to apply. The scholarship is multidisciplinary in nature and seeks to expand the scope of information available on the marine environment niche. HomeKuKu

One winning essay will be chosen and rewarded with a $1,000 award. The funds will be remitted directly to your school account to help clear part of your tuition fees.  exqeo

The basis of selection of the winning essay will be purely on academic merit. Please note, however, that only essays submitted within the program deadline will be considered.

The Application Process

  • Write an essay meeting the topical and formatting criteria provided below
  • Send the essay to along with your student ID (or any other document that confirms you’re a student)
  • The documents must be sent to us before the deadline
  • Wait for the communication of the final verdict when the winning essay will be announced

Essay Format Guidelines

Only essays that meet the following requirements and format will be considered for the award of this scholarship.

  • Essay must contain at least 2 relevant references in APA citation
  • Be typed, double-spaced, and in Times New Roman Font (Size 12)
  • Include a separate cover page containing the title, student’s name, course, course code, and institution name
  • Written in a manner that demonstrates a clear and concise understanding of the environment, modern trends, ethics, and the use of proper writing mechanics
  • Be at least 1000 words in length

Who Is Eligible?

This scholarship is tenable in all subject areas and is, therefore, open to all US-based students pursuing different courses. This encompasses all part-time and full-time courses. All students irrespective of their age, race, or nationality are eligible. TechToTa


The scholarship application date starts from 1 July 2019 and ends on the 30 June 2020. The winning essay will be announced on the 20 July 2020 and funds credited to the winner’s school account before the end of that month.