The Journyx Excellence In Project Accounting Philosophy Essay Scholarship 2012 Journyx is committed to eradicating cost ignorance from our knowledge worker society and leading organizations to the highest levels of profitability through innovation. This scholarship is designed to improve the philosophy and the technology of project accounting. One student (currently enrolled as a graduate or undergraduate at a university in the United States) will be awarded this scholarship in recognition of his or her passion for improving the lives of knowledge workers through technology, academic excellence, and the ability to make a difference in the project accounting technology industry.
What Do I Have To Do To Enter? It's really pretty simple. We want you to write an essay of 1,000 words or fewer, on one of these two topics:
Describe a real situation that you've encountered where project oriented time tracking has made a positive difference in the world.
Discuss how better resource management processes can improve a company's bottom line.
The author of the best essay, as chosen by our panel of judges, will be awarded $500 USD towards his or her tuition and fees. We'll only accept one essay per person, so make sure you've done your best before you send in your entry. Journyx will not return essays or any collateral materials submitted by contestants, so please don't send us anything you need back. To apply for the scholarship you'll need to submit the following materials, along with your essay, obviously, between September 1, 2011 and June 1, 2012:
An official academic transcript containing the entrant's fall semester grades for the academic year in progress.
A copy of entrant's résumé that includes e-mail address, campus address and phone number, student ID number, permanent address and phone number, major and expected graduation date.
To be eligible, all application materials must be received by 5:00pm CDT on June 1, 2012 for the academic year beginning September of that year. Applications may be sent via email or snail mail to the following address: Journyx Scholarship Program 7600 Burnet Road, Suite 300 Austin, TX 78757 See the Complete Official Rules for all the legalese and even more details.