The Cover Guy 5th Annual Scholarship

2017 4th Annual Cover Guy Scholarship Winners Kaia Arthur and Emily Sams!

We are happy to announce The Cover Guy 2017 4th Annual Scholarship Has been awarded to Kaia Arthur (University of Minnesota) and Emily Sams (University of Ottawa)! We would like to thank all of our worthy applicants this year and encourage you to apply for the 5th Annual Scholarship which is now open for applications. It is always hard to make our choice from such wonderful students, but again this year the selection committee has done a wonderful job of selecting a student that represents the quality of people that come before them. It has been a wonderful experience giving back to our communities and helping a few of our future leaders in their educational pursuits.

About The Cover Guy

The Cover Guy is an established quality supplier of hot tub covers in North America. TCG has also forged a strong online business model using state of the art technology to help customers. Servicing over 25,000 customers a year in Canada and the United States with custom replacement hot tub covers. TCG strives to offer the very best products, at the very best prices in a timely manner.

The Cover Guy has enjoyed great success and looks for opportunities to give back to the communities in which it serves. The Cover Guy sponsors sports teams, charity events, and now offers an annual scholarship.

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements:

  • The student must be enrolled in a program at a university, college or trade school in the United States or Canada.
  • The applicant must submit an article consisting of 500-1000 words.
  • The article must be in and around the applicants experience with hot tubs, backyard experiences, how hot tubs improve life, etc…
  • One submission per applicant. And should be sent by email only. Please include name, phone number, address, school name, program. Give an explanation of why you should be considered for the award (grades, volunteer work, etc..), student ID number, and the article.

Scholarship Award: $500.00

Submission Deadline: July 1st 2018

Award Date: August 1st 2018

Please email your essay to: scholarships@thecoverguy.com

Past Recipients of The Cover Guy Scholarship:

2017 Kaia Arthur University of Minnesota
2017 Emily Sams University of Ottawa
2016 Esther Watt Mount Royal University
2016 Sydney Morgan Oglethorpe University
2015 Alison Conrad University of Kentucky
2015 Emily Rodford Western University
2014 Alana Babers Columbia University 2016 Public Health Masters


The Cover Guy Scholarship

Alana Babers set the bar very high in our first year, and has been instrumental in choosing the following years recipients. In 2015 with Ms. Babers we decided on two very deserving students. Both Emily Rodford & Alison Conrad shared the academic pursuits along with the community involvement that we look for when awarding our Academic Scholarship. Esther Watts and Sydney Morgan were awarded the Scholarship in 2016. Chosen by past winners Alana Babers, Emily Rodford, Alison Conrad and our staff.

The Cover Guy Scholarship

Our first four years of offering this award has been rewarding for The Cover Guy. We have met and heard of so many deserving hard working young people in our communities. It gives us great hope for the future.


The Cover Guy 4th annual scholarship winner

“Thank you so much for awarding me with this scholarship! This award will have a major impact on me as I work to pay off my loans for tuition. I’m excited that I get to be involved in judging the entries for next year.”

Kaia Arthur
University of Minnesota


The Cover Guy 4th annual scholarship winner

“This is incredible news. Thank you so much. I am very honoured to be chosen as the recipient of the scholarship.”

Emily Sams
University of Ottawa


The Cover Guy scholarship winner

“A big thank you to The Cover Guy! I appreciate receiving this award as I begin my new adventure in university. I’m excited to be putting these funds to great use on books as I start my first year in food and nutrition at Western University.”

Emily Rodford
Western University


The Cover Guy second scholarship winner

“Thanks to the Cover Guy Scholarship, I am able to research and educate myself to be the best teacher and advocate for children with disabilities. Thank you for everything!!”

Alison Conrad
University of Kentucky, MSD Special Education


Esther Watt The Cover Guy Scholarship winner

“Thank you to the Cover Guy Team for supporting me in my educational goals this fall semester. Funds received from this scholarship are going towards paying for my undergraduate degree tuition and are a massive blessing. I am completely stoked for the support in my studies and getting me started on a successful path to my career.”

Esther Watt
Mount Royal University


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