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VelvetJobs Employee Morale Scholarship

Posted on 9 June 2017

Write 500 words on boosting employee morale for the chance to receive a $1,000 scholarship.

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VelvetJobs are offering an Employee Morale Scholarship worth $1,000 (worth £783 at time of writing).

The scholarship is open to both undergraduate and postgraduate students, as long as you are over 18 and enrolled as a full-time student.

How to apply

Write a short essay on how to boost and maintain morale for employees. The article should consist of a headline summarising your idea and 500 words on how the strategy would be deployed.

Submit your essay to, along with your full name, phone number, the name of the university (University of York!), and what year of your degree programme you are in.

Entries will be judged on uniqueness and practicality.


The deadline for submission is 16 December 2017. The winner will be announced by 15 January 2018, with the funds to be released in the Spring Term.

Find out more.