Buffered VPN is a fast growing personal VPN service provider enabling users from around the world to safely and anonymously browse the web. With servers in over 40 countries and new ones added regularly, Buffered VPN is able to provide our users with unfettered access to international websites from anywhere in the world.

Founded in 2013 with a mission to make the internet a less restricted place, Buffered is a staunch advocate for internet freedom, privacy, and online security as well as a financial supporter of many non-profit organizations who are fighting to protect these rights.

Buffered VPN USA
Jun 27, 2018
Scholarship - General
The Buffered VPN Online Privacy & Security Scholarship was launched to support women studying in STEM fields while raising awareness of online security and privacy concerns. Scholarship Awards The winner of the Buffered Scholarship receives $5,000 towards their education.  The Buffered Scholarship was launched to support women studying in the field of STEM while raising awareness of online security and privacy concerns. Every year Buffered awards $5,000 to help cover students’ educational expenses. Below you will learn how to enter the contest as well as the scholarship rules. Why You Should Enter? The winner will be featured on our website, social media, and other press platforms. It is a great opportunity to become a leading voice in digital rights, internet privacy, and censorship. Winning the Buffered Scholarship is a great addition to your resume. How to Apply Submit your Essay to this email address:  scholarships@buffered.com . Please also include: Your Name The name, address, and contact details of your school Your current grade level (i.e. Junior, Senior) Rules Essays have to be submitted by  July 1st, 2018. Deadline by 11:59 PM EST . If we receive your essay after it will not be considered. Applicants must be currently enrolled in High School, Undergraduate school, graduate, or post-graduate school  in the United States or Canada . The winner will be Announced on July 10th, 2018. The scholarship is available to all students who identify as women. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. You must currently be pursuing, or plan to pursue, a degree with a focus on math, science, engineering or technology. You may be currently enrolled or will be enrolled in a graduate or undergraduate program for the fall of 2018. Details Each student may write each essay topic once. Multiple entries for the same essay topic will be disregarded. All essays must be unique. Plagiarism will result in immediate disqualification. Employees or Buffered VPN and their family are not eligible. All entries belong to Buffered VPN. Buffered VPN will have the exclusive right to republish any winning submission along with the name of the author. The winner is solely responsible for any federal, states, or local taxes. All prizes are paid in USD. The decision of Buffered VPN regarding the contest results and the winner is final. Selection Process Winning essays will be determined using the following criteria: Your ability to formulate and articulate your position in writing Your ability to argue your point in an organized and logical manner Your ability to argue and justify your point of view