Reverse Mortgage Scholarship

Shop Reverse Mortgages is proud to announce its scholarship fund. Each year, Shop Reverse Mortgages will offer two $750.00 awards to eligible students. Eligibility requirements can be found below:

Participants must meet the following criteria to be eligible:

  • Student must be currently enrolled at an accredited high school, college, or university in the U.S.
  • Student must be currently be in their final year of high school or enrolled at the undergraduate level.
  • Aged sixteen (17) years or older.
  • Maintain a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.75.
  • Receipt of essay as described below by 6/1/2016.

Points to Consider:

  • No printed application submission is necessary.
  • All essays are welcome should you meet the eligibility criteria stated above.
  • We only accept email submissions. Physical mail will disqualify the applicant.
  • Do not send any letters of recommendation, tax returns, bank balances, resumes or CVs.
  • Please submit your digital essay in a Word document.


Shop Reverse Mortgages Scholarship Essay Topic:

For the Summer 2016 scholarship, we will request that eligible individuals submit an article about reverse mortgages. Please submit your essay which is at minimum, 600 words in length. You can opt to write about any topic as it relates to reverse mortgages. You should attach this article to email.

For instance, how a reverse mortgage can help retirees, how reverse mortgage rates are calculated, the benefits of a reverse mortgage, reverse mortgage myths, etc. These are just suggestions, please choose any topic for your essay as it relates to reverse mortgages.

Submission Instructions:

  1. Send email with your essay to: scholarship (at)
  2. Use the title of your essay as the subject.
  3. Tell us a little about yourself in the body of the email. Include valid contact information.
  4. Attach your 600 word essay as a word document to the email.
  5. Attach unofficial transcripts showing you meet minimum GPA eligibility.

The winner will be contacted on 6/15/2016 courtesy of