Wattpad has announced the launch of a new scholarship for Canadian and U.S. students. The Wattpad Scholarship provides an opportunity for up to five students to receive a $1,500 scholarship towards their educational aspirations.
The scholarship is open to high school seniors and undergraduate students. To apply for the scholarship, students are asked to share a true story on Wattpad about something that has impacted their life. Creativity of format is encouraged, students may write an essay, a biography, a letter, a confessional or in any other form of their choosing. The application process is now open, and the deadline to apply is August 15, 2015.