Patrick Nelson Scholarship 2023

For Student Entrepreneurs

Fuel Your Entrepreneurial Goals with the Scholarship for Student Entrepreneurs: A Financial Assistance Program for Exceptional College and University Students in the United States.  Future entrepreneurs can apply to the Scholarship for $1,000 which will be awarded to a single university student who will be a future star entrepreneur.

Scholarship Overview

The Patrick Nelson Scholarship for Student Entrepreneurs is a prestigious scholarship awarded to a single student who has demonstrated exceptional entrepreneurial skills and potential through an essay competition. The scholarship provides a one-time cash award of $1,000 to the winner to help fund their business endeavors. The essay competition requires applicants to submit a detailed essay discussing their entrepreneurial vision and how they plan to achieve it. The winner will be selected based on the strength of their essay and their demonstrated potential for success as an entrepreneur. The Patrick Nelson Scholarship for Student Entrepreneurs was created to help students with the rising cost of education while also supporting and encouraging the next generation of young entrepreneurs.



To apply for the Student Entrepreneur Scholarship, you must be currently enrolled  at a university in the United States or a high school student who plans to launch a business in the future.

The scholarship will be awarded to a single winner through an essay competition. To be considered for the scholarship, you must submit a creative essay of no more than 1000 words that answers the following question:

“Describe a new product or service that you believe will revolutionize the way we live or work in the next 10 years. How would you go about bringing this idea to life as an entrepreneur?”


One time award of $1,000


The deadline to apply for the scholarship is October 15, 2023.

Winner Announced

The winner for the scholarship will be announced November 15, 2023.


How to Apply

Student should email their response to the essay question “Describe a new product or service that you believe will revolutionize the way we live or work in the next 10 years. How would you go about bringing this idea to life as an entrepreneur?” in Word Doc format to [email protected].

Along with the essay, please provide the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Phone Number
  • Address
  • Email Address
  • Name of High School and Graduation Date
  • The University that you are currently enrolled in.
  • Personal Bio
  • GPA
Disclaimer: The scholarship fund organizers would like to clarify that the selection of the winner is dependent on the quality of the submissions received. While we strive to provide equal opportunities to all applicants, the scholarship will only be awarded to a deserving candidate who has submitted an exceptional application that meets the criteria outlined in the scholarship guidelines. Therefore, the scholarship organizers reserve the right to not award the scholarship if the submissions received do not meet the expected standards of excellence. We encourage all applicants to carefully read and follow the guidelines, and to submit their best work to maximize their chances of being considered for the scholarship. Additionally, by accepting the scholarship award, the winner agrees to allow the scholarship fund organizers to use their name and photo publicly on social media, the scholarship fund website, and in any other promotional materials related to the scholarship. The scholarship fund organizers reserve the right to use the winner’s name and photo for these purposes without any further compensation or notice. The winner may be required to provide a short biography and photograph to be used for promotional purposes related to the scholarship. By submitting an application, applicants acknowledge and agree to these terms.