To be eligible, applicants must be a mom, or expectant mom, and a US citizen currently enrolled in an accredited American 2- or 4-year university or college, in any field. There is no major or minor requirement. Any student who fits the eligibility requirements above can apply for the Maeband scholarship. To enter, students must submit an essay (500- to 700-words) or a video (up to 5 minutes) answering the following questions:
What is your passion and mission in life? What is/was your biggest fear/hardship and how are you/did you overcome it? How has this fear/adversity affected pregnancy and raising children? Download, fill out, and submit the contribution agreement, which provides Maeband consent to use your content. To submit an essay, attach it in an email including your full name, school you attend, and contact information. For video entries, the video should be posted on YouTube, Vimeo, or a similar video platform. To submit your video, send the link via email.