Tech Mastery Scholarship

Rentec Property Management Software Scholarship


Here at Rentec Direct, we recognize that the investment in knowledge pays the best dividends for the future. To further support the goals and dreams of future technology influencers, Rentec Direct developed a scholarship fund for students pursuing a career in Computer Science.

About the scholarship

Rentec Direct wants to help you to complete your education that will transform your dreams into reality. Rentec Direct will offer up to four $500.00 scholarships per year to outstanding college students pursuing an education in Computer Science, software development or other closely related fields of study.

This scholarship is offered by Rentec Direct, the best property management software designed for real estate professionals.  


Applicants must be enrolled, or intend to be enrolled, full-time in a computer science degree program, or related field, at an accredited US college or university.  To be considered, applicants must be in good-standing and should have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  

High school seniors planning to attend an accredited university for Computer Science or related field the following term are encouraged to apply.  

Only one application is allowed per student per calendar year. The submission deadline is April 15th. Scholarship recipients will be announced by June 1st.

The Next Deadline for the Scholarship is April 15, 2018.

Application process

Applicants should submit an essay not to exceed 1000 words on the topic below. Your essay will be judged on the level of creativity, humor (we love to laugh), and content.

Essay Topic:

What are some the greatest obstacles the tech industry has overcome in the past five years and what, if any, major obstacles do you foresee for the industry in the future?

You should submit a brief cover letter explaining why you are pursuing the degree you have chosen and how it will benefit you in your future.

Email your scholarship packet to

Please include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Application Essay
  • Contact Information
  • A copy of your academic transcript
  • University Enrollment Status (current students) OR
    University Acceptance letter for High School Seniors or New Graduate Students

2017 Scholarship Recipients


Evan Schweikert, Oregon State University

Evan is a freshman at Oregon State University in Corvallis, OR and plans to major in Computer Science. Evan’s dream job is to be a software engineer for Apple one day.

Click here to read Evan’s award-winning essay on Technological Evolutions That Transformed Internet Organizations.


Andrew Smith, Montana State University, Bozeman

Andrew is a freshman at Montana State University, Bozeman and plans to major in Computer Science. Andrew hopes to also complete a master’s program in the field and one day be a Software Engineer of Artificial Intelligence.

Click here to read Andrew’s award-winning essay on The Evolution of Connectivity Through Everyday Technology.


2016 Scholarship Recipients


Albert A., Rutgers University

Albert is a senior at Rutgers University in New Jersey. Albert is completing a triple major in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics and Economics and hopes to be a Software Developer one day.

Click Here to Read Albert’s Essay


Jared D., Western Governors University

Jared is a freshman at Western Governors University in Salt Lake City, UT. Jared studying Information Technology with an emphasis in Information Security and hopes to be work in Cyber Security for law enforcement or the government one day.  

Click Here to Read Jared’s Essay



Read more about the latest scholarship recipients here - Rentec Direct Scholarship Winners