Salute to Education We are currently accepting applications for the 2017-2018 Salute to Education Scholarship, funded by the Miami-Dade and Broward County Ford and Lincoln Dealers and Ford Motor Company.
Deadline to submit the application online is February 5, 2018 at midnight! Students are encouraged to begin the application sooner than later. They have two months to complete it and it a very simple application consisting of 4 short essays. Students may begin the process by accepting the terms and conditions and getting a login and password. They can go back in as many times as needed to finish the application and hit the “Submit” button to officially submit the application online.
Walter B. Arnold, Jr. Youth Hall of Fame Community Service Award Please review the attached application for the Walter B. Arnold, Jr. Youth Hall of Fame Community Service Award and share with your students. This is a great opportunity for students who are making a difference in our community to be recognized. Please be aware that the deadline is February 9, 2018.
Parentinn- Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship
Deadline: February 28, 2018
Scholarship Amount: $2,500
Description: In an effort to the cause of preventing cyberbullying, we have created the Cyberbullying Prevention for Teens Scholarship for Undergraduate or Postgraduate students/high school, college or graduate student or a student planning to enter college to receive $2,500 award.
Scholars Helping Collars Deadline: 2/15/18 Available to: High School Seniors Award Amount: $1,000 The Scholars Helping Collars Scholarship is open to current high school seniors. You must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words with two to three photos of your volunteer efforts to help animals in need and how that involvement has changed your lives or shaped your perceptions on the importance of animal welfare in order to be considered for this award. Learn more about the Scholars Helping Collars.
Courageous Persuaders Video ContestDeadline: 2/09/2018 Available to: High School Freshmen through High School Seniors Award Amount: 14 Awards from $250 – $3,000 The Courageous Persuaders Video Contest is available to high school students nationwide. To be considered, you must create a 30 – second television commercial targeted at middle school students to warn them about the dangers of underage drinking or texting while driving. Learn more about the Courageous Persuaders Video Contest .
Life in a Letter Scholarship SlamDeadline: 2/12/18 Award: $1,000 Available to: Ages 13-25 How do you communicate with others? Maybe it’s through texts, tweets, or sharing pics on Instagram. But when’s the last time you wrote a letter? We’re talking real pouring your heart out, leaving all your emotions there on the page kind of letter. Been a while? Maybe you’ve never even written one before. Letters are special because unlike a typical conversation where people talk/text back and forth, when you write a letter you get the chance to say everything that you want to before getting a reply. Plus, there are only two rules to writing letters: First, they have to be addressed to someone or something and second, you have to sign it otherwise anyone could’ve written it! Write a letter in the form of a poem to anyone/anything of your choice in order to be considered for this award. Get more information on the Life in a Letter Scholarship Slam.