Citrix ShareFile Scholarship

Citrix ShareFile Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs
Apply by: 12.1.16
Scholarship Website

Enter for a chance to win up to $5,000 in scholarship money!

After graduating from college, Jesse Lipson pursued a full-time career in entrepreneurship and in 2005, he launched ShareFile to enable businesses to securely store, sync and share files in the cloud. Now a part of Citrix, ShareFile’s entrepreneurial spirit lives on through the Citrix ShareFile Scholarship for Future Entrepreneurs. This scholarship is designed to help students pay for their education as they seek their own opportunities in entrepreneurship.


Citrix ShareFile will award $10,000 in scholarship awards to the top three students who submit the best essays. Finalists will be chosen by a panel of judges, including ShareFile founder Jesse Lipson.

1st Place - $5,000
2nd Place - $3,000
3rd Place - $2,000


Submissions are due by December 1st, 2016. Winners will be announced in early January 2017.


Can entrepreneurship be taught? How can colleges better promote and teach entrepreneurship?


Essays should be 600-1000 words. Be creative, use proper grammar, check your spelling and most importantly - be yourself!