Elk Springs Resort Scholarship

Elk Springs Resort is committed to encouraging all students to pursue their dreams through continuing education. We are excited to announce an annual scholarship award available to all students who are passionate and ambitious about succeeding in their chosen career path.

Award Details

Scholarship Value: $1,500
Number of Award(s): 1

Eligibility Requirements

Application Deadline: June 15, 2014

The Elk Springs Resort scholarship is available to all high school seniors and undergraduate students that are enrolled in an accredited post secondary intuition, college, or trade college.

Application Procedure

Please write an essay based on the essay question outlined below. Your submission should be between 1,000-1,200 words in length. In addition to your essay, you will need to provide Elk Springs Resort with the following information:

  • Your full name, address, and contact details (including a contact phone number and email address).
  • Include your declared major or desired major.
  • A copy of your most recent transcripts (high school or university).
  • Provide us with a short overview of your career goals (300 – 500 words).

Applications must be submitted to us by either email or regular mail.

By Email

Send the required documents via email to scholarship@elkspringsresort.com

Please note that all written submissions must be provided as a Word Document, Pages or as a PDF attachment. Any essay’s submitted in another format will be considered null and not accepted

By Regular Mail

If submitting via email does not work for you, please send all of the required documentation by mail to our resort.

Elk Springs Resort
1088 Powdermill Road
Gatlinburg, TN 37738

2014 Essay Question

Green building and green vacations are becoming increasingly popular as concern for the environment has become more and more socially, politically and economically important.

How do you see green concepts influencing the vacation industry?

Where possible, you should target your response to be in the same context as your career goals and declared major. If not possible you can speak in general terms.

Past Scholarship Recipients

2014 Winner - Ms. Suzanne Xu, Undergraduate Student at Yale University.

Scholarship Disclaimer

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants ElkSpringsResort.com permission to post their name on ElkSpringsResort.com or in other marketing communications in the event they are awarded the scholarship. The Sponsor is also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application.

Collection of Information from Children: Elk Springs Resort follows the guidelines set up by the Federal Trade Commission regarding youth privacy. Elk Springs Resort will not knowingly collect any personal information from or allow the registration of young people under the age of thirteen (13) years.

User Communications: When you send email communications to Elk Springs Resort, we may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Elk Springs Resort will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy.