2017 Scholarship oppurtunities
BTI Fest is proud to support college students through scholarship. If you're currently an undergraduate or graduate student in an accredited college or university please fill out our scholarship form here:
The Ultimate Innovator
- $2,500 scholarship (one student)
How to win: Must have had an internship, must be a junior or better, provide a one page written essay of what they believe a college education is important and must have a 3.5 GPA or better.
- $500 Scholarship (5 Students)
How to win: Submit your best break the internet video on Instagram using hashtag #btifest telling us why you can use book money this semester!
BTIFest x D.C. Give Back Scholarship
- $1,000 Scholarships
How To Win: Submit your Break The Internet Fest essay entry on why you love D.C. and why attending college in the District was important to you!
If you have any questions or concerns please send to firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 Ultimate Innovator Spotlight
Muktaru Jalloh, our 2016 BTI Scholarship recipient, graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Masters of Teaching degree in English Education and Bachelors degree in English & Political Science. This fall, Muktaru will be teaching 9th and 10th grade English at his alma mater, Wakefield High School in Arlington, VA. He also plans to continue writing as a freelancer with hopes to someday have his own media platform. With his two passions, education and Hip-Hop music, Muktaru hopes to be the bridge that connects the two.