One of the most important ways we reinvest in our local communities is through our annual scholarship program, which has expanded in 2015 to reach more students than ever before! Learn more about our scholarships and past recipients, and apply online today.

Scholarships

4 scholarships
  • Travel Writing Scholarship

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    Vacasa offers a travel writing scholarship for students who are currently attending high school or college in one of the communities where we manage vacation homes. In our industry, we know how important the written word can be in inspiring travelers to choose a particular destination or even a specific vacation home. Good travel writing can transport the reader to a brand new destination, whether that means an epic hiking trail across a rugged mountain or a beloved cafe in a small coastal village. For years, our guests have come from far and wide to visit your hometown - tell us why! We want to know, from your perspective, what makes your town special, or what your own favorite experiences in your hometown have been. Your essay can be up to 700 words, entered in the text box below.
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  • Photography Scholarship

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    Vacasa is proud to sponsor a photography scholarship for students currently attending high school or college in one of the local communities where we manage vacation homes. High-quality photography is absolutely essential to our success. Photos inspire guests to select a particular destination for their vacation, and to showcase the beautiful vacation homes under our care. We understand that quality photography can inform and inspire, and often opens up a whole new way of looking at the world. As a travel destination, your hometown has likely been photographed by visitors from far and wide... but we'd like to see your personal view. Whether it's your favorite view of a classic landmark or an entirely unexpected perspective, show us what makes your home special! Submit your chosen photograph (only one per entrant) via the form below. Please submit a .jpg file no more than 5 MB, and 3500 px on the longest side. Note: Smartphone images are accepted.
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  • Graphic Design Scholarship

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    Vacasa offers a graphic design scholarship for students who are currently attending high school or college in one of the communities where we manage vacation homes. In our industry, we know how important good design and visual marketing can be in inspiring travelers to choose their destination - or even a specific vacation home. Quality graphic design is highly valued on our team, whether that means an infographic on dog-friendly travel to use in our email marketing campaign, or a branded Facebook cover photo publicizing a new destination on social media. Our guests have come from far and wide to visit your hometown - show us why! Submit your original infographic or travel poster promoting your hometown as a travel destination.
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  • Developer Scholarship

    Application deadline has ended.
    Vacasa is proud to sponsor a developing/coding scholarship for students currently attending high school or college in one of the local communities where we manage vacation homes. At Vacasa, our developers are absolutely essential to our success. Our motto is "vacation rentals made easy", and we've built our business around leading the industry in technology and innovation in order to deliver on that promise to our guests, our homeowners, and our employees alike. We place a premium on innovation, and want to help support young developers and coders take the next step in their educational journey. To apply for our developer/coder scholarship, submit a working app developed for iOS or Android.
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