Scholarship Essay Competition Classic Vans

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Scholarship Amount: $1,000

Deadline: October 1, 2019

As America’s #1 conversion van, camper van and mobility van dealer, we at Classic Vans continually seek ways to help our customers accomplish their dreams of exploration, adventure, and freedom. We also believe education is an important factor in social mobility and career freedom, which is why we’ve created a privately funded scholarship to help create opportunity for the next generation of Americans. We know every little bit helps! If you’re a student currently enrolled at a U.S. college or university, we invite you to review the requirements below and apply.

2019 Scholarship Essay Question

To enter our scholarship essay competition, answer the following question in 300-500 words:

What do you think will be the biggest challenges facing the RV Industry as new generations take up camping?

Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a U.S. resident or resident alien who is registered at a U.S. college or university.
  • Essays must be unique (not submitted elsewhere) and written by the scholarship application signator.
  • Applicants must read, understand, sign and return to us the (PDF) Scholarship Essay Contest Application & Rules along with your submission.
  • Only one submission per student will be considered.
  • Students must be actively enrolled at the university with a valid student ID number and currently enrolled in classes in order to be eligible.

How to Apply for Our Scholarship

Submit your application and essay by email by the deadline noted above.

Scholarship Selection Process

Our judges will examine all entries received by the deadline above. A winner will be selected up to 6 weeks after the submission deadline. One winner will be awarded the scholarship amount, and notable entries may also be published on the Classic Vans website.

Ownership of Entries

All scholarship entries submitted to Classic Vans, along with all copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights associated with the submission, become the property of By submitting an entry and the signed application form, you acknowledge that Classic Vans will own all rights to publish and promote the content. All entrants also agree that they consent to the use of their name, the school or university they attend, and the use of their likeness (as in a photograph) and prize information.

Good luck, and we look forward to your submissions! For questions, contact us here.

About Classic Vans

Classic Vans is a family-owned and operated business located in Hayward, California. Since 1988, we’ve been leaders in the conversion van industry thanks to our dedication to quality, sales, service and price, not to mention our selection. Our inventory includes conversion vans built on Chevrolet, GMC, Ford and Mercedes chassis. We also sell both mini and full-size wheelchair accessible (handicap equipped) conversion vans.

Our selection of camper vans (class B motorhomes) is one of the finest in the country. With our easy-to-understand online buying process, there’s no need to waste your time trying to find the perfect van near you because odds are, we already have it! Simply find the van you want online, contact us and we’ll arrange for the purchase and delivery, right to your driveway, all for much much less than you think. That’s the beauty of our low-cost nationwide delivery. Choose Classic Vans for quality, service and selection, and find out what makes us America’s #1 conversion van dealer.