Activism: Distracted Driving Scholarships

Distracted driving has become a big problem. Texting and driving is the probably the most common distracted driving activity, but there are other activities that can distract you while driving. Unfortunately, distracted driving causes traffic accidents all the time. If you have been affected by distracted driving or if you are passionate about people not being distracted by while driving, there are scholarships for you!

Andrew Flusche Scholarship Contest
Sponsor: Andrew Flusche, PLC
Amount: $500
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors and current college students. Applicant must also be a citizen or lawful resident of the United States. Applicant must create a public service advertisement video (PSA) which portrays the correct way of interacting with a police officer during a traffic stop or any other encounter.

National Don’t Text and Drive Scholarship
Sponsor: Goldberg & Osborne
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: June 30, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently attending college or planning to attend college during the Fall 2018 semester. Applicant must pledge to not text and drive.

Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Christensen Law Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students in the United States who are pursuing post-secondary education at an accredited college or university. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

Mainor Wirth Injury Lawyers Scholarship
Sponsor: Mainor Wirth Injury Lawyers
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to U.S. citizens and permanent residents who will be enrolled full-time in an accredited community college, four-year baccalaureate degree, or accredited law school in the fall of 2018. Applicant must submit an essay on whether they believe a state should be allowed to require motorcycle rider be required to wear helmets.

Thomas Law Offices College Scholarship
Sponsor: Thomas Law Offices
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open student who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall semester. Applicant must submit an essay on how we can encourage drivers to prioritize their safety and the safety of others when behind the wheel.

Welsh & Welsh Scholarship
Sponsor: Welsh & Welsh PC, LLO
Amount: $1,000
Closing Date: July 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to students currently attending or planning to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming fall or spring semester. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to driver safety.

Parry & Pfau No-Accident Scholarship
Sponsor: Parry & Pfau
Amount: $1,500
Closing Date: July 31, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors and undergraduate and graduate students who live in the United States. Applicant must submit an video on the theme “Car crashes don’t happen by accident” and explain why the word, “accident” is not an accurate description of a motor vehicle collision.

Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship
Sponsor: Tittle & Perlmuter
Amount: Up to $1,000
Closing Date: August 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be enrolled during the Fall 2018 semester. Applicant must submit an essay on a given topic related to distracted driving.

First Step Scholarship
Sponsor: Sutliff & Stout
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 1, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to incoming and current college students who will be attending college during the fall of 2018. Applicant must submit an essay on distracted driving habits.

Robert J. Debry Scholarship
Sponsor: Robert J. DeBry & Associates
Amount: $2,500
Closing Date: August 15, 2018
Description: Scholarship is open to currently enrolled college students in the United States. Applicant must submit an essay on one of multiple topics related to causes of injuries, such as distracted driving, motorcycle accidents, drug injuries, wrongful deaths related to fire arms, driving under the influence, and pedestrian accidents.

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