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Pretty Lightroom Presets Scholarship Program

Pretty Lightroom Presets Bi-annual Scholarship

The Pretty Lightroom Presets $500 bi-annual scholarship  (awarded twice per year) provides college and university students an opportunity to earn money to further their education.

Winner Payout and Announcement

  • The deadline for scholarship entries is bi-annually on June 15 and December 15. The winning entry will be published on Pretty Presets Blog
  • The winner will be notified by e-mail three weeks after the deadline.
  • Scholarship entries will be carefully reviewed by a team of judges at LightroomPresets.com.
  • The scholarship will be paid out in amounts of $500 (U.S.) to each winner bi-annually, twice each year in the form of a co-payable check that will be mailed to the college or university attended by the winning student.

Scholarship Entry Requirements

Carefully research and compose an essay style Adobe Lightroom tutorial of 800 to 1,000 words, with screenshots and photos included to illustrate your points on one of the following topics. Use proper grammar and punctuation.

Choose a topic below for your tutorial essay:

  1. How Lightroom has changed Photography
  2. Lightroom techniques for Fall, Winter or Spring photos
  3. How to re-touch skin in Lightroom for photographers
  4. How to apply a cinematic look to photographs using Lightroom

Eligibility Requirements

The requirements for eligible student entries are:

  1. You should presently be a senior in high school;
  2. Or be transitioning from high school to a college or university;
  3. Or be already enrolled in a college or university inside the United States or Canada.
  4. Employees and their immediate family members of LightroomPresets.com are not eligible to participate.

How We Would Like to Receive Your Entry

  • Email your essay in Microsoft Word document or plain text format to scholarship@lightroompresets.com
  • Please specify your name, contact telephone number, email address and mailing address. Your contact information will be held in confidence and will not be shared.
  • Include the name of the college or university and their mailing address of the financial aid office that you are presently attending or that you’ll be attending after high school.
  • Please attach a headshot  photo of yourself in .JPG or .PNG format that is at least 300 pixels wide.
  • If we don’t receive all requested information by the deadline, your submission may be disqualified.

Disclaimer

All submitted essays and photos become the property of Pretty Lightroom Presets and can be used for future editorial content on the company’s web site, blog, social media pages or in marketing materials.