At Paid Traffic, we believe in supporting education and encouraging the next generation to achieve their career goals. We understand the marketing industry and we know that it is constantly evolving and changing.

Our goal is to support the next generation of talented innovators. They are the generation that will carry our legacy after us. For this reason, we are proud to offer our scholarship to the right candidate. We recognize that everyone deserves the chance to reach their full potential, but not everyone is afforded the same opportunities. It is our duty and pleasure to award these funds to a candidate who understands digital marketing and wants to create a positive impact on the future of this growing industry.

The right candidate will be driven by technology and the role that it plays in modern marketing. Our scholarship will take one student one step closer to success. The digital world is only beginning to take shape. There is a great future ahead for all of us.

Scholarship Award

$1,000 USD

Eligibility Criteria

Any currently enrolled undergraduate or prospective student is eligible to apply. Prospective students must provide proof of acceptance to an accredited US college, university or vocational/trade school.

Application Requirements

  • Please submit an essay between 800 and 1500 words on how you envision the future of digital marketing. How will the industry evolve? Which aspects will change and which aspects will mostly stay the same? How will technology drive these changes and what are our current limitations?
  • In addition to your essay please upload a video explanation of the thinking behind your essay and the arguments you have presented. It should be 5 -10 minutes long and demonstrate your enthusiasm for digital marketing and your knowledge and understanding of it.
  • Please submit proof of enrollment or a copy of an acceptance letter to an accredited university/college/trade school listed on the U.S. Department of Education’s official website.
  • Please read and understand the privacy policy outlined below, be aware your submission can be shared publicly.

Submitting Your Application

Email your submission to:

Your submission email must contain:

  • Full name
  • Mailing Address
  • Phone Number
  • A statement of your current academic status, as well as evidence that you have been accepted to, or are currently enrolled in a college/university/trade school listed on the U.S. Department of Education’s official website. By applying for this scholarship, you are providing Paid Traffic with express consent to confirm your admission and attendance by contacting the relevant academic institution
  • Your essay must be submitted as a Word document, submissions in all other forms will not be accepted.
  • Upload your video to our Dropbox account [Paidtraffic Scholarships].  Please title the file with your full name, so we can match it with the relevant essay.


Applications must be submitted on or before Dec 31, 2017, all applications received after this date will automatically be rejected. The winning entry will be announced on January 15, 2018.

Additional Details

  • The winning applicant will be chosen by a member of our Paid Traffic team based on the quality of the student’s’ essay and video submissions in conjunction.
  • The scholarship funds will be awarded via check, PayPal, or other means if required.
  • The scholarship is revolving and will be awarded on an annual basis.

Privacy Policy and User Communications

Privacy Policy: By submitting an application, the applicant automatically grants Paid Traffic permission to publish the applicant’s name, college, photo (if submitted) and an essay on our website,, or in other marketing communications, irrespective of the success of the entry. We are also granted permission to call and/or send you information regarding your application.

User Communications: When you send email communications to Paid Traffic and/or its representatives, we may retain those communications in order to process or respond to your inquiries or application as related to the scholarship. Paid Traffic and its representatives will not knowingly sell, share, rent or otherwise transfer your information other than in accordance with the terms set forth in this Privacy Policy. By participating in this scholarship, you give us your express consent to confirm your admission and attendance at the college or university by contacting the institution for verification.

Terms & Conditions

All submitted photos, videos, and essays must be original work of the applicant. Only one submission may be entered per candidate, per year. All duplicate entries will be disqualified. All scholarships are non-renewable. By submitting an application to the Paid Traffic  Scholarship, you certify that all the information you have provided is accurate and complete.

The applicant automatically grants Paid Traffic, its agents and/or representatives permission to:

  • Use their name, photo, essay response, and award amount, if any, in announcements or articles including, but not limited to, social media, newsletter, etc. issued by Paid Traffic.
  • Post the applicant’s name, college or university, video, and an essay on the web site.
  • Call and/or send information to the applicant regarding their application.

Winners will be notified via email, and announced publicly, as well as on and social media pages.

Students must show proof of current enrollment to an accredited US college, university or vocational/trade school within 21 calendar days by submitting either a copy of the tuition bill or a letter of proof from the school. In the event a winner cannot prove their enrollment to an accredited college, university or vocational/trade school, Paid Traffic will revoke the award for that individual and award it to the first runner-up.

About Paid Traffic

Paid Traffic is a digital marketing agency that specializes in pay per click advertising. Our expertise is in assisting small to medium size businesses to increase their web traffic and sales volume.  We do this through various internet platforms.  In today’s world, digital marketing is an essential facet for any business to stay competitive. There will always be room for traditional marketing, but we target the modern consumer who is immersed in the digital world.  We aim to provide the link between the customer and the businesses of today.