SiteReportCard Announces $500 College Scholarship is pleased to announce its $500 college scholarship available nationwide to high school seniors as well as existing college students. As the provider of free website optimization and maintenance tools to businesses small and large, SiteReportCard recognizes the need for an educated, young  generation to take their place in business world.

We are proud of the fact our tools help business owners improve their websites, find broken links, validate HTML, improve Meta Tags, and even check spelling. Optimizing web pages can improve search engines rankings, decrease the time it takes for web pages to load and help users of a website find information. Website optimization is an important step in having a successful online presence.

With this in mind, our scholarship offer depends on an outstanding essay outlining why a successful online presence is vital in today’s marketplace.


  • The essay should be between 500-1000 words
  • This offer is open to high school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors
  • Applicants must have been accepted into a college, university or technical school
  • Students must possess at least a 2.75 gpa (cumulative)


  • Entries should be submitted by midnight ET December 31st, 2018.
  • The recipient of the scholarship will be announced by July 31st, 2019.
  • Winner should provide proof of acceptance into the school of choice and proof of a high school diploma or GED.
  • Winner will be notified by email. If no response within 30 days, another winner will be chosen.


  • The excellent essay will show a complete understanding of SEO, website optimization and today’s business world.
  • No vulgarity, but a creative streak is encouraged to get the point across.
  • Make certain your grammar is impeccable.
  • Edit before submitting, as submissions cannot be returned or altered after hitting the send button.


Think you can write what it takes to qualify for our essay? If so, we look forward to reading your thoughts. Submit your essay below!

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Thank you to everyone who applied! After careful consideration, we have selected Daniel Thomas as the winner of the Site Report Card scholarship.