MasterShield $1,000 Gutter Guard Scholarship

MasterShield ScholarshipMasterShield is committed to sustainable practices that can safeguard the health of our planet and prosperity of future generations. We’re proud to offer a $1,000 scholarship to current college students and incoming freshman who share our passion for conservation and sustainability.

Students interested in applying for the scholarship should complete the form below and attach a 750- to 1,000-word essay about stormwater management (details below). Application deadline is June 30, 2016.


To qualify for the MasterShield $1,000 Gutter Guard Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be a resident of the United States
  • Be enrolled full-time at an accredited four- or two-year college or trade school
  • Hold a minimum GPA of 2.5 (on a 4-point scale)

Essay Requirements

Qualified applicants must submit a 750- to 1,000-word essay describing how buildings can better capture and utilize stormwater runoff. Essays will be judged on originality, creativity and clarity of thought. Visit our resource on rainwater harvesting to learn how homeowners can start conserving our most precious natural resource.

Submission Information

The application form must be completed in full and submitted by June 30, 2016 for consideration. The winning essay will be announced on July 14, 2016, and a one-time, non-renewable payment of $1,000 will be sent directly to the recipient’s school.

Scholarship Form

  • Address
  • University's Financial Aid Office

MasterShield manufactures gutter guards and gutter heaters for your exterior home improvement needs.
Our innovative microfiltration technology saves homeowners time, effort and money from cleaning out, repairing and replacing unprotected gutters.
83 2nd Ave
Paterson, NJ 07514