Cleanup.Expert 2022 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.

Application Deadline & Guidelines:

  • Starting Date: July 5, 2022
  • Deadline: December 35, 2022
  • Winner Announcement: January 10, 2023


  • 1st Place: $4,000
  • 2nd Place: $2,500

Eligible applicants must be:

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

Topics for Application Essay or Video:

  1. Automatic pool cleaners cleaners are a godsend for pool owners who no longer need to spend hours manually cleaning their pools. Let’s say you have a time machine and could transport yourself fifty years to 2072. Look at automatic pool cleaners of this era and write about how the technology behind them has evolved.
  2. Frank W. Ofeldt II accidentally invented pressure washer in 1926. He was working on a whiskey still when he discovered that steam forced at high pressure through a small hose was an effective method of eradicating grease from his garage floor. What other accidental inventions ended up making the world a better place?
  3. Explore in depth the features of floor mops. What changes would you make so they’re even better?
  4. Imagine you’ve just invented the smartest robot mop ever. What features does it have, and how will it revolutionize the cleaning industry?
  5. In what ways are robotic pool cleaners environmentally friendly? How could you make them even more so?
  6. What are some of the features of gas pressure washers that make them ideal for cleaning up your backyard?
  7. How can using electric pressure washers make a home safer?
  8. How effective is a steam mop at killing bacteria?
  9. Are spin mops suitable for all types of flooring? Why or why not?
  10. There are hundreds of YouTube videos of cats riding around on robot vacuums. Film a video or write a script for a commercial using felines to sell these magnificent labor-saving machines.
  11. While window cleaning robots are a relatively new innovation, if they become widely used, they could end up replacing the squeegee. What other old-fashioned cleaning tools could be replaced by emerging technology?
  12. What’s the technology behind air purifiers that make them exceptional at cleaning the impurities from indoor air?
  13. List all the ways upholstery cleaners make the average homeowner’s life easier.
  14. Write about the technology that makes a robotic lawn mower virtually theft proof.

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1st Place: $4,000
2nd Place: $2,500

Deadline – December 31, 2022

Winners announced – January 10, 2023

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