Finding the means to pay for schooling can be difficult. The cost of higher education of nearly any type has risen dramatically in the last ten years alone. It comes as no surprise to any of us that higher education can be costly. Paying for yours just got a little easier and more straight-forward.

Resort Property Management of Park City, Utah awards an annually scholarship to one student annually in the amount of $500. This scholarship will be awarded to a student following a curriculum path of study in marketing.

The Objective

Resort Property Management markets and manages high-end resort and vacation rental accommodations for Park City, Utah and the surrounding areas. Your goal will be to help them to accomplish that by devising an effective marketing program.

The Challenge

Market Park City sights and events to customers from around the country and around the globe! You will accomplish this by providing a well-written and unique marketing essay that showcases at least five travel or tourist attractions in the local Park City, Utah area. Further, your essay will offer a practical methodology to market vacation rentals and accommodations, inclusive of step-by-step directions for doing so.

The Reward

The student who offers the most well-written and unique submission to the Resort Property Management Company and marketing department will be awarded a scholarship in the amount of $500.

Additionally, the winner of the scholarship may be eligible for consideration to interview for a marketing internship position.

Essay Requirements

Entries must be at least 800 words and must be verifiably your own work. The essay must include at least five travel attractions, entertainment or sightseeing venues that are local to Park City Utah. Additionally, the essay must be inclusive of a marketing methodology that would effectively and successfully market vacation rental properties in Park City, Utah.


Entries will be judged on their originality and their clarity of ideas presented.

To Be Eligible

You must be a Canadian or United States citizen enrolled in college or university in Canada or the United States of America. Only one entry is permitted per student. Multiple entries will disqualify candidates.

Plagiarism on any level will render your essay ineligible and prohibit you from further consideration for the award. All essays and submissions become the property of Resort Property Management and will not be returned to the entrant. There is no purchase necessary and no fee required to enter or to win.


The deadline for essay entry is 12 Noon EST on August 15th, 2016.

To Submit Your Entry

Please email your entry to Please use text file or Microsoft Word file to submit your essay entry.

All Entries Must Include:

  • Name
  • Email Address
  • Street Address
  • City
  • State / Province
  • Zip / Postal Code
  • Phone Number
  • The College/University you are attending, its address, your field of study and your anticipated date of graduation.

Your personal information will be held in confidence and will never be shared, rented or sold.


Winner will be announced by Resort Property Management Facebook Page on or about August 25th, 2016. A formal confirmation process will begin once a winner is announced.

Employees or representatives of Resort Property Management are not eligible to enter or win.

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