Founded by small business entrepreneurs, Catalyst for Business is one of the leading North American online publications in the business entrepreneurship community. Our team is proud to launch our Catalyst for Business Entrepreneur Scholarship Program. The annual scholarship is designed to help further the education of tomorrow’s young professional entrepreneurs and small business owners.


Please submit your essay by October 1, 2018 for the 2018/2019 academic year.

Scholarship Amount

An annual amount of $750 will be awarded to the top applicant.

Application Details

In 1,000 words or less, share your own entrepreneurship/small business goals and how you plan to achieve them during and after your education.

Eligibility Criteria

We invite all eligible students that are currently enrolled or will be enrolling in an accredited university or college for the 2018/2019 academic year to apply. Applicants must be legal U.S. residents at least eighteen (18) years old. Students seeking undergraduate or graduate degrees are welcome to apply.

How to Apply

Email a Word document with your essay to:

Please include your name, age, major, and accredited university or college

Terms and Conditions

The winning submission is chosen entirely at the discretion of Catalyst for Business. The email address used to submit the application will be used to contact the winner. Catalyst for Business will issue a check for the scholarship award directly to the university or college on behalf of the winning applicant. The winner’s enrollment MUST be confirmed by providing a copy of a tuition bill or an official letter of proof from the accredited U.S. university or college. If the winner cannot prove enrollment, another winner will be chosen from the existing pool of applicants.

Upon submitting the application essay for the Catalyst for Business Entrepreneur Scholarship, applicant agrees to transferring all rights and ownership to the content.

No purchase necessary for entry or winning.