Applicants must create an original work -- video, music, creative writing, or artwork -- showcasing an idea for a solution to the problem of reckless and distracted driving. Applicants may enter as a group or as an individual. Original works are eligible in for the following categories: video, music, creative writing, and artwork. All materials used, filmed, and performed must be original in nature and creation. After finalists are chosen through online voting, qualified judges will choose the Create Real Impact contest winners for each category.
Deadline: November 5, 2015
This scholarship is meant to engage young people from around the world in environmental clean-up and conservation projects. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must conduct their own local environmental stewardship project, take digital photos of the project in action, and write an essay about the project. Applicants should embody the spirit of the Apprentice Ecologist Initiative by demonstrating personal leadership, initiative, and environmental stewardship in their project. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be between the ages of 13 and 21 and be candidates for a degree/diploma at an accredited middle school, high school, college, or university anywhere in the world.
Deadline December 31, 2015
Eligibility- Grades 5-12, legal resident of one of the 50 states of the U.S. and the District of Columbia, has engaged in a volunteer activity that has occurred at least in part after September 1, 2010
Amount- State honorees receive $1000 and an all expense paid trip to Washington D.C. with a parent or guardian, in Washington national honorees receive and additional $1,000 and $5,000 grants for nonprofit charitable organizations of their choice.
Apply online at http://spirit.prudential.com or www.nassp.org/spirit
Deadline November 2015