It's Fall, which means it's that time of the year again - back to school season is in full swing, and students and parents alike are thinking more about how to pay for and be academically prepared for college. Once again, Mometrix Test Preparation can help with both!

You may already know that Mometrix offers the large variety of study guides, flashcards, and practice tests in the world, making us the World's #1 Test Preparation Company, but did you know that over the last two years we have awarded over $10,000 in scholarship prizes to our contest-winning students?

This year, Mometrix Test Preparation is hosting the third annual college scholarship contest, and we are once again looking to award students with great scholarship prizes!

Do you have an inspirational story about how work you put in ahead of time helped you overcome adversity to achieve a specific goal or dream? Let us read about it and you could win a $2,500 scholarship!

Submit your essay of 2,000 characters or less (approximately 400 words) by May 19, 2017 to give yourself a chance to win the first, second, or third place prizes of $2,500, $1,000, or $500, respectively. Visitors to will have through June 1, 2017 to cast their votes for their favorite essay, so don't forget to tell your friends and family to go vote for yours! And since we will be posting essays as we receive them, it's to your advantage to get yours in early - the longer it's on our site, the more opportunities people have to vote for it!

So what are you waiting for? Click the 'Enter Contest' button below and submit your entry now!

1. Write It!

In 2000 characters (approx. 400 words) or less tell us about a personal, inspirational story about how the work you put in ahead of time helped you overcome adversity to achieve a specific goal or dream.

2. Submit It!

Submit your essay here by Friday, May 19, 2017.

3. Promote It!

Facebook, Twitter, and email are all great ways to encourage your friends and family to vote, so let them know how to get their votes in for your entry by Wednesday, June 1, 2017!

4. Win It!

If your essay gets enough votes, you could win a scholarship worth $2,500, $1,000, or $500! Winners will be announced on or about June 9, 2017.