Essay Competition for Students

Helping our Community

The Binary Trading Club is a community for traders of all stripes. We pride ourselves on providing the best information to our extensive and inclusive community. Part of that service ensures that our members are made aware of the best brokers, strategies and signal services.

As such, we rely on the expert writers who are able to articulate relatively complex concepts like technical trading in an effective manner. This requires a nuanced approach such that the reader is still able understand the advice. Moreover, our community members require completely impartial advice and appreciate thoughtful articles.

We are gladly announcing our “Content Writing Scholarship” to UK & US students. This is an essay competition for student financial assistance. This would be ideally suited to a student who is currently studying a degree in business, finance or economics although all applications will be considered. The size of the scholarship award is $500.

Binary Trading Club Scholarship

Essay Guidelines

In order to enter the competition, you should write an essay on one of the following topics.

  • The Future of the UK, Post Brexit
  • The Future of Crypto Currency
  • In trading, practice makes perfect

The essay should be clearly written and be at least 1,000 words in length. The essay has to be unique and will be tested for plagiarism. Any applicants who are caught plagiarising will be automatically disqualified. The deadline for the essay submission is the 1st of December 2017.

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Must be enrolled in a university in the UK or US (public or private)
  • Open to students between the age of 18-24
  • Submission should be in English
  • Multiple submissions will be ignored
  • The student needs to notify the University financial aid office
  • Quote your Student identification number in correspondence
  • False or misleading information will be disqualified

Friends and relatives of the Binary Trading Club are not eligible for the scholarship. The Trading Club maintain the right to upload the winning essay onto our website.

How to Apply

In order to submit your application, send the essay in a word document to Clearly state your name, age, area of study and the University that you are attending.

You will be marked on a number of qualities including style, clarity, vocabulary and strength of argument. Try to simplify any technical jargon should you use it.

The deadline for submissions is the 1st of December 2017. Essays submitted after this date will not be considered. The winner of the competition will be announced on the 15th of December. The winner will personally be notified via email.