Spiffy Spools, a provider of handstitched custom curtains online, are proud to launch their first scholarship program for students interested in pursuing a career in interior design, architecture, furniture design, textile design, construction and other such home build, design and improvement related career streams.  

As part of this program, Spiffy Spools will award a scholarship of $1,000 to an outstanding student pursuing or intending to pursue studies at an accredited college or university in a relevant career stream. The company will also consider the winning student for a 30-day virtual internship with Spiffy Spools to gain industry experience and strengthen resume for future job opportunities.   

Eligibility

  • You must be a student enrolled in an accredited high school/university
  • You must be currently pursuing or intending to pursue a certificate/degree/course in a home construction, design and improvement related field such as interior design, textile design, architecture, building & construction, painting, fine arts, graphic design, etc.
  • You must be above 18 years
  • You must provide proof to verify your college enrollment or high school/college graduation
  • International students are eligible to enter

How to apply

To apply, scholarship applicants must submit a 500-1000 word essay on "How to Choose Curtains for your Home: Top Ten Tips".

Essay should be well-researched and written in a light, engaging tone. 

All entries must be emailed to scholarship@spiffyspools.com

Cover email should include your name and full contact information (address, phone and emails), name of your current academic institution, academic year, graduating year and intended major. In your cover letter, explain how you plan to use the scholarship and why we should select your application. Applicants should also include a copy of valid student ID or any other document that proves status as student.

Deadline

  • Essay submission: 15th of October 2019
  • Winner Announcement: 1st of November 2019

Winner will be contacted directly via email or by phone provided on the scholarship application. Winner of scholarship will receive USD 1000 by wire transfer and potential internship opportunity* with Spiffy Spools. 

*Terms & conditions apply

Ownership of Content

By submitting your application, you are transferring all rights associated with submitted essay content to Spiffy Spools Ltd. Any applicant information including name, contact details and academic status will remain strictly confidential and NOT be used for any marketing or promotional purposes.