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SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship Essay Contest: $500 from SAT TV Depot

SAT TV Depot is happy to announce that we are offering a $500 scholarship in our 1st Annual Social Television Scholarship Contest to help promote social media interaction with television viewing.

Who Can Apply for the SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship?

At this time our scholarship is open only to college-bound HS seniors and students enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate level degree program at a college or university located in the United States. You can apply for the SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship if you meet the following criteria:

SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship Requirements & How to Apply

Television has changed a lot over the last 20 years. Shows no longer are appointment viewing and with the inventions of DVR and On-Demand options has made watching television shows easier. Along with that, more people are consuming television programming with and talking about it, sometimes in real time, on various social media platforms.

To apply for the SAT TV Depot Creative TV Scholarship Program, write an in-depth blog post on the following topic:

Because SAT TV Depot is extremely passionate about quality television and the social viewing experience. We’ve seen an increase in better and more engaging shows. So we ask:

Have you ever been influenced to start watching a new TV show because of social media? Which show? Did it live up to the hype?

Publish a blog post of no fewer than 500 and no more than 1,000 words in length on any blog or website by the application deadline date (see below). Special consideration will be given to candidates who include photos, tweets and other media in their post! In the body of your essay, include a link back to the official SAT TV Depot website ( Look here for more information on how to create a hyperlink. If you don't have a personal blog already, you can start a free blog quickly and easily here.

To be eligible to win the $500 SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship, you must submit your application to using your official school email address* before the deadline of 11:59PM on May 1st, 2016. Please include your name and “Social TV Scholarship Application” in the email subject line and include the following information in the content of your email:

Additional Information

The SAT TV Depot Social TV Scholarship winner will be awarded a one-time $500 scholarship to be made payable (via US mail) to the accredited university as designated by the applicant after the application deadline (May 1, 2016). The scholarship award must be applied to school expenses (including but not limited to tuition, books, fees and on-campus housing fees) during the 2016-2017 school year. Email with additional questions, comments and inquiries about the Social TV Scholarship Contest.

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