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Terms & Conditions

Applicant Eligibility

Applicant must be full-time enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate-level degree program at an accredited college or university between September 1, 2016 and December 31, 2016, and should be able to present proof of status at the request of CGTrader. Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Legal Resident of the United States. The participation is not limited to any sphere of study: all essays submitted before the deadline will be considered irrespective of student discipline.

CGTrader employees and associates, as well as their family members, employees of CGTrader subsidiaries and investor companies, advertising and promotion agencies involved in the project are not eligible for participation.

Description of Funds

A one time $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one winner. Funds are provided by Payments are issued by CGTrader. Scholarship payable via Direct Deposit, via PayPal to the accredited university or directly to the winner as designated by the applicant after the application deadline (March 1, 2017). The taxes applicable in the specific state are deducted from the scholarship.

Winner Selection and Announcements

The winner of the scholarship will be selected by a jury consisting of CGTrader representatives. The review process will begin immediately following the application deadline. Applicants will be judged on the originality, thoughtfulness, clarity and insight presented in the essay.

The winner will be announced by March 15, 2017.

Essays must solely be the work of the entrant. Late applications and plagiarized essays will be automatically disqualified. CGTrader keeps the right to post best submissions on the company's blog giving credits to the author.

Responsibilities of scholarship recipients

It is the recipient's responsibility to verify receipt of funds with their designated institution and notify CGTrader, Inc. should the award payment be not received on or about 30 days from the issue date.

Additional Information

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CGTrader, Ltd. reserves the right to revise this Terms and Conditions without prior notice to uphold the quality and integrity of this content for the interests of our participants.