Cleanup.Expert 2021 Scholarship Program

This essay and video contest is a way for students to explore both the limitations and possibilities of the technological solutions that Cleanup.Expert offers in a thought-provoking and intelligent manner. Two lucky winners will get money towards the college of their choice.

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be:

  • US citizens
  • High school seniors who have been accepted to an accredited US college or students currently enrolled at an accredited US college
  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.00

For your submission, please write an essay of (1,800 to 2,500 words) or create a video that’s (15 to 20 minutes) long. Topics are listed here.

How to Apply

Interested students must fill out the application form below to apply. From there, students can upload their essays directly. For video entries, students should upload to YouTube and submit a link to their video. They must also provide proof of enrollment to an accredited US college or their most recent college transcript.

The essay or video entry must address one of the 14 topics listed above. Submissions should be creative, engaging, and refreshingly different. We want to see logical arguments that challenge us to think about the issues at hand. Essays should be grammatically correct and be free of typos, and videos should be free of audio and visual errors.


1st Place: $3,000
2nd Place: $1,500

Deadline – December 25, 2021

Winners announced – January 5, 2022