Sweet and Simple Scholarship (Requirements, FAQs) | 2023

The sweet and simple scholarship program is an annual scholarship that awards $1,500 (one thousand and five hundred dollars to the winner.

All you have to do is write a simple essay of not more than 250 words telling a story of a simple gift you received at any time in your life that made a huge impact or meant a lot to you.

The sweet and simple scholarship is also one of the numerous scholarships sponsored by Unigo to help students in education.

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must be at least 14 (fourteen) years of age at the time of application, must be a citizen of the U.S, must be a legal resident of one of the 50 states of the US and must be in post-high-school higher education in the U.S.

About the Sponsors of the Scholarship

Unigo sponsors the sweet and simple scholarship. Unigo is an online company that matches students with colleges, internships, scholarships, students loan, etc.

It was founded by Jordan Goldman in 2008 and is a big community of about 3.8 million college students and college aspirants.

The company was founded to provide the necessary guidance and support to undergraduates and aspiring undergraduates.

In 2014, Unigo was acquired by EDPlus holdings; two years later, in 2016, EDPlus holdings sold Ungio to education dynamics.

Unigo is like a home of opportunities for college students and aspiring college students.

Application requirements for the sweet and simple scholarship

The applicant will follow a simple process to apply for the sweet and straightforward scholarship. But not everyone is eligible for the scholarship. To apply, applicants must:

  • A citizen of the united states
  • A legal resident of one of the 50 states of the united states
  • Be in post-high school higher education in the united states.

Once eligible, applicants will write an essay on the sweet and simple topic of the year. For 2022, the topic is: “Not every gift has to be expensive or extravagant. In fact, sometimes the sweet and simple things make a real difference in our lives. Think back and tell us about something you received as a gift and why it meant so much to you.”

The essay should be not more than 250 words, sweet, and straightforward.

Deadline for the application

The sweet and simple scholarship application is ongoing, and applications will be received until February 28, 2023, the last day of submission for the scholarship.

After that, the scholarship winners will be announced a month later, on the 28th day of March 2023.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on Sweet and Simple Scholarship

What is a scholarship?

Simply put, a scholarship is a monetary aid (money) awarded to a student to further their education.

How many scholarships should I apply for?

The response is that you should submit your applications to as many as possible as soon as possible. You need to start looking early and learn when the deadlines are. One thing to remember is that applying for scholarships shouldn’t become your full-time job.

What are the chances of winning scholarships?

Around 7% of students, or around 1 in 8, will get financial aid through a scholarship. Only two percent of students are awarded scholarships of $25,000 or more. 

What happens when you win the Sweet and Simple Scholarship?

To answer a common inquiry, scholarship recipients are not required to repay their award. This funding might be sent to the institution or sent to the student via a cheque made out to them personally. However, sometimes the school itself receives the donation.


The sweet and simple award is only one of the many scholarships offered by Unigo to deserving students at all academic levels.

This year is for us to enjoy simple gifts and to tell the story of the impact simple gifts have had on us. So, while applying, more than ever, keep it simple.

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