The CHESTER Entrepreneur Scholarship

The CHESTER Entrepreneur Scholarship was created to help student’s jumpstart their businesses while in school. CHESTER, a direct-to-consumer luggage brand believes in helping passionate, hardworking, and talented students achieve their dream of starting their own business. This scholarship is designed to help young entrepreneurs afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to entrepreneurship.

Award: One (1) $2,500 scholarship to each winner determined by our judges. A total of four (4) scholarships will be awarded for each calendar year.

Deadline: April 30, 2019 and September 30, 2019
Criteria:

  • Any current college student or incoming freshman enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program. The student must be enrolled at an accredited college, university or trade school. No major or trade requirements. All students are welcome.
  • You must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the below topic to edwin@chestertravels.com by midnight of the scholarship deadline.

Topic

Since it was created, the Internet has both helped and complicated the rise of entrepreneurship. How would you leverage the Internet to develop a business? In addition, how would you manage the increased competition and other complexities that an online marketplace produces?

For additional information regarding this scholarship please visit:

chestertravels.com/scholarship

 

Inclement Weather Alert 9-20-2019

Due to inclement weather, the main campus and the northwest Houston center will delay opening until 10 a.m. The safety of our faculty, staff and students is of the utmost concern, please exercise caution as you make your way to campus. The College of Nursing, Medical center campus will remain closed today.