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United Yacht Sales Scholarship Program

How To Apply For The United Yacht Sales Scholarship

Thank for visiting United Yacht Sales where we will explain how to win the yearly $1,500 scholarship. Each year, United Yacht Sales will give a $1,500 scholarship to one student chosen by a panel of United Yacht employees based on their application. To apply, you MUST be a student at a college or university and there must be a letter of recommendation from a professor or faculty member of your school. Full list of criteria is below. This scholarship is not limited to any one university.

Applications must be submitted via email to All applications must be submitted by 12/31/20 by 5:00pm Eastern. The winning applicant will be chosen based on their GPA, community service, recommendation letter, and finally at the discretion of the panel.

About United Yacht Sales

United Yacht Sales was established in 2002 by Peter Schmidt, a 40+ year marine industry veteran with a different vision for his yacht brokerage firm. Relying on their integrity, personalized customer service, and the mantra of "Doing The Right Thing, Even When It's Hard", United has grown into one of the largest brokerage firms in the world. With 25 offices and over 150 yacht brokers, there is no better firm to list and sell your Sea Ray Yacht, Hatteras Yacht, Center-Console Boat, Sport Fishing Boat, Motor Yacht, or other type.

United Yacht Sales also promotes safe boating and urges everyone to read about the proper boating and yachting safety resources and rules.

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