NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award – Deadline 12/18/16

NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards
Online Application Instructions
Tips for a successful Scholarship Application

Start Early. Don’t wait until the last minute to complete the application.

Proofread your application.

Don’t procrastinate. Deadlines are final. Your application will not be

considered if it is late.

Take Responsibility. Keep of a copy of your application for your records.

Watch your email. We will communicate with you regarding your application through email. Please add This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to your address book and do not “opt out” of any communication sent from this address or you may not receive important information about your application, including notification if you are selected.

The Young Entrepreneur Award application can be found here:
Click on the “Apply Now” link. The link will not be available until October 1, 2016. Applications are due by December 18, 2016.
Note: Incomplete applications will not be considered and will not be returned.
Online Application Process
If you begin your application online and find you need to stop before it is complete, you will be able to return to complete the process or make changes by logging back into the system. Information for each page is only saved once you select the ‘Save and Continue’ button on that page.
The application will ask you to provide the following information:
Date of Birth
First and Last Name
Mailing Address
Phone Number
Permanent E-mail Address
Details regarding your entrepreneurial endeavors  
High School Name
High School City
High School State
High School GPA
High School Graduation Date
Class Rank
Class Size
ACT-Composite (if available)
SAT-Critical Reading (if available)
SAT-Math (if available)
SAT-Written (if available)
Number of Honors, International Baccalaureate and Advanced Placement classes (if applicable)
College State
College Name
Local Newspaper Name
Local Newspaper Address
Students will also be asked to submit a few typed essays describing their entrepreneurial experience and their involvement with small business.
After completing the online application, print the Cover Page and keep it for your records.