Submission Deadline: Sunday, June 15th, 2019

WhiskeyMade is a cutting edge online retailer that provides top of the line bourbon whiskey barrel heads for home and wedding decor or that perfect customized gift.  We love bourbon! What self respecting American doesn’t? It’s as American as apple pie. We love it so much we decided to make incredible stuff out of old bourbon barrels.

Each whiskey barrel head ordered gets the custom treatment from our engravers and woodworking specialists. We only sell barrel heads that have been used to age bourbon whiskey by a award winning Kentucky-based distiller. Each barrel head is one of a kind,  uniquely marked based on distiller, warehouse location, and date of production. They are the real deal!

WhiskeyMade.com is one of the top bourbon barrel head retailers online and is growing exponentionally. We’ve invested countless hours into product creation and website design in order to provide bourbon lovers and rustic wedding parties with custom and unique products that any whiskey connoisseur would envy.

We believe that creative and informative content is crucial to our company’s growth and success. We have a constant demand for copywriters that can write compelling content in a well structured, SEO friendly format. The goal of our scholarship is to encourage students to learn copywriting skills and search engine optimization techniques neccessary to write great informative articles about any topic that will rank well in the search engines.

This is why we have created the WhiskeyMade Barrel Head Scholarship Program for undergraduate students who are pursuing business and marketing degrees. Our scholarship program should be of particular interest to students currently studying in the fields of marketing, product creation and/or business. This scholarship is a one-time award for $500.

Scholarship Qualifications

In order to participate in the WhiskeyMade Barrel Head Scholarship Program, students will need to submit an article between 1500-3000 words on a subject that they feel would be interesting and informative to our customers such as “Rustic Weddings”.

Article Guidelines

  • Create content that our readers would find interesting
  • Create SEO friendly content using links to content as needed
  • Use of images is not necessary but may be included. We will provide complementary images to your content if not provided.
  • Fill out our online form or submit as a word/text document if emailing (HTML Tags OK)

The individual that best shows an understanding of our target market, creates engaging content and shows the greatest understanding of search engine marketing techniques will receive a one-time award of $500. Articles chosen for review will be posted on WhiskeyMade.com to evaluate customer engagement.

Who Should Apply?

The  scholarship program is meant for students currently enrolled in an accredited high school, college, or university.

The content you are going to submit will be run through Copyscape and a plagiarism checker. While evaluating the submitted content, we will consider the following aspects: understanding of our target audience, informative value, SEO structure, readability, article comments, and shares.

Scholarship Application Form

  • Article Submission

    Please provide your article's title, content, suggested category, and an optional image. You can format your article using the editor tools provided. If your article is already written as a text or Word document, you can leave the article information blank and upload your file instead.