The Haiku Scholarship Contest is now open. Those who have graduated from high school or currently attending college are invited to apply. Six awards will be granted. Each of those amounting $500. To apply, the application packet must be submitted no later than 10 September 2017.

Scholarship Description
Since 2002, Direct has helped more than 20 million college students, parents, teachers, and other professionals in finding the best prices on new and used textbooks with an innovative textbook search engine. The is now offering Haiku Scholarship awards to six best applicants.

Award Value

Two $500.00 Scholarships: Haikus selected by Direct Textbook
Two $500.00 Scholarships: Haikus with the most votes
Two $500.00 Scholarships: Haiku entries selected at random from all qualifying entries
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in any field of studies.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria
All interested students must ensure to meet the requirements as listed below:

You are a high school graduate
You are currently enrolled in an accredited 2 or 4 year college or university for Fall 2016
You are a legal resident of the United States
You are not currently incarcerated
Your most recent GPA is 2.0 or above
Applicants’ Nationality
The U.S students are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
To apply the Haiku Scholarship, applicants are required to write an original haiku poem that captures the essence of what the word “Manifest” means to you.

Submission Deadline
10 September 2017.

Website and Application Link