scholarship program


Here at PotomacBeads, we celebrate students who strive for excellence and we are excited to launch our scholarship for an outstanding student.

The PotomacBeads scholarship provides a one-time reward of $1000 to pay for tuition, books, computers, room, and board, or any education-related expense. There’s no GPA requirement and no application forms.

This scholarship will be open to both undergrad and graduate students attending any accredited college university within the United States, as well as high school seniors who will be attending classes in the Fall of 2023.

Scholarship Name: PotomacBeads $1000 Scholarship

Deadline date: May 10, 2023

Scholarship Value: $1000

Available scholarship slot/s: 1

Criteria of who can apply:

  • Must be a legal resident of the United States or hold a valid student visa
  • Must be currently enrolled in or accepted to a full-time undergraduate or graduate program in an accredited U.S. college or university
  • Must be 18 years or older

How to apply:

For a chance to win the scholarship, write a 500-word essay about the following:

How Entrepreneurship Contributes to Economic Development

Essays must be sent to as an attached word document, along with your full name, address, phone number, school name, and date of birth. Use the subject line: PotomacBeads $1000 Scholarship | (Your Name). Only one submission per person is allowed.

How to win:

Send us your response following the guidelines above. Our team will pick the best essay and will notify the winner via email on May 20, 2023. The winner should respond in 7 days, otherwise, another winner will be selected.


Quinston is a grade student at the University of North Texas. He learned the importance of entrepreneurship firsthand from his mother who had a jewelry-making business that helped to support his family and their immigration to the US from the Bahamas.

scholarship program
scholarship program