Creative Sales & Marketing Scholarship

A core component of successful investing is finding a creative lens with which to view the world. The goal of this scholarship is to inspire young investors to seek the unintuitive paths businesses take to succeed.

Awards: $300 for #1, $100 for #2 and #3.
Application deadline: 2019.06.30
Notification date: 2019.07.15 by Twitter from our founder’s account and by email later that week.

Requirements: Scholarship available to anyone 18 years and older, pursuing a technical, associates, or bachelors degree. Not available to fund those pursuing graduate degrees.

Application Guidelines: In order to apply, fill out the following form with (1) your contact details and (2) the most creative sales or marketing action you’ve seen (<600 characters).

We accept submissions for any scale of business – from putting Jason Mamoa on a package of Girl Scout Cookies to Soulja Boy uploading his music to pirated sites under 50 Cent’s name to Ancestry.com producing a TV show on NBC. You might find inspiration in this Quora thread.

Selection procedure: Our panel of judges will convene to judge your submission. Submissions will be judged on the following parameters:

  • Originality
  • Cost- & Time-Effectiveness
  • Link to public press or a photo about the action if available; we suspect the most creative actions haven’t yet been reported, so no worries if not available.

Notes:
By submitting, the rights to your submission become the intellectual property of Lembas Capital, LLC, so that we may write about and model them.
Only one submission per person.
Payment to be made via Paypal or Venmo (no bitcoin this year!).

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