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Creative Workforce Transition Scholarship


CraftResumes works to get you the career you love. We provide professional resume writing services to individuals with a professional history who are heading to a new direction. We also help with career transitions, resume and CV editing and job specific targeting. We understand what it takes to get your resume noticed by the employers, and how hard it can be, especially for recent graduates. CraftResumes community involvement encompasses fostering of an effective transition from college to the workforce.

We welcome your vision of an effective student transition to a successful career. The winning student will receive a $1000 scholarship and will get a chance to complete a 1-3 month paid internship in our Chicago office. The finalist entries will get chance of being published on CraftResumes blog and social.

  • Employees of CraftResumes and their family members are not eligible for the scholarship
  • There is no cost involved to enter for either students or universities/colleges
  • This scholarship is available all year round. A single scholarship will be awarded both in May and November.
  • CraftResumes is not liable not received for reasons unrelated to the company
  • CraftResumes will not use any materials entered through this competition without participant's permission.
  • Personal details and documents of participants will not be shared with third parties.
  • Only entries in the English language will be accepted
  • As per the decision of CraftResumes judges, a single scholarship will be awared.
  • Applicants must be 18 years old or above
Application Process: 

The main idea: send us your vision of how to facilitate the student transition to creative workforce. Get an inspiration ideas for your vision from our blogposts.
Entries guidelines: essay, video (youtube), presentation, etc -- we are flexible enough. Essay (other written doc) length must be not more than 1000 words; video length: not more than 5 mins.

A scholarship submission letter shall include:

• Title: Creative workforce transition entry: any format you think fit enclosure
• PDF copy of student enrollment document for the 2015/2016 academic year. All entries shall be sent to:

Award Amount: 
$1,000 and internship
Approximate Deadline: 
Year round applications accepted
Scholarship Tags: 
Open to Any Major

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