The application period is now open for the 2012-2013 SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes. In this sweepstakes, students attending a public college or university in the United States can win up to $1,000 for their educational expenses. Whether you are a high school senior or a college student hoping to continue undergraduate studies, you can enter this great sweepstakes. There will be a winner chosen every two weeks starting October 26, 2012 and ending May 10, 2013. Registration is open to all and is not based on financial need or GPA.
To enter the sweepstakes, students must submit an online entry form on the SunTrust Education Loans site at suntrusteducation.com. Students may submit one entry for each drawing period online. Alternate entry is available by hand printing your name, address, birthdate, day and evening phone numbers, and the words “SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes” on a 3 x 5 index card. Mail this card in a stamped #10 envelope to SunTrust Off to College Scholarship Sweepstakes, P.O. Box 27172, Richmond, VA, 28261. All entries submitted through postal mail will be entered into the drawing based upon the date they are received.
The sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States who are either high school seniors or college undergraduate students during the 2012-2013 academic year. Employees of SunTrust or member financial institutions and related agencies are not eligible, nor are persons living in their homes.
Applicants who do not win will need to resubmit entries for subsequent drawings, as unselected entries will not be carried over to the next drawing.
The SunTrust Off to Do College Scholarship Sweepstakes is a great, easy way to get some extra college cash. There will be many entries, so be sure to send in a new entry for the next drawing every two weeks. After all, who couldn’t use $1,000 for college?