NAREI National Scholarship Essay Contest

NAREI is pleased to announce that we are holding a “NAREI Scholarship Essay Contest”. The essay winner selected will receive a $1500 scholarship. The team at NAREI understands the importance of education and is committed to supporting students in their educational path. We look forward to contributing to the cause.

For the academic school year, NAREI will select and award one scholarship winner with a $1500 scholarship.


U.S. Citizens currently enrolled in an accredited American university or college.


Any student who fits the eligibility requirements listed above can apply for the NAREI scholarship. To enter student must submit a 300-500 word essay on the following topic:

  • Discuss the reasons Millennials seem to have an aversion to investing in real estate.
  • Why is investing important?
  • For submission, simply email your essay as an attachment in PDF or Word format, including your full name, school you will be attending and contact information to


The essay submission deadline is 12:00 midnight EST June 1st. Essays will then be reviewed by the NAREI Scholarship Committee and the winner will be announced on the Scott Yancey website on August 1st. The winner will also be notified via email.


The NAREI Scholarship Committee will review all essays received and one winner will be chosen for the academic year. Once the winner has been determined, the winner will be announced on the NAREI website. The NAREI Scholarship Committee will also notify the winner via email.


The scholarship funds awarded are to be used for tuition, fees and books only. Once awarded, a check will be written to the recipient’s school of choice and credited for academic costs. Scholarship is non-renewable and is only good for one semester cycle. Recipients are only eligible to receive the scholarship once during their lifetime.


Any questions on the scholarship essay contest can be directed to