This scholarship is for community college students who will be transferring to an accredited four-year college or university in fall 2014. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a minimum weighted community college GPA of 3.2 and be 18 years of age by September 1, 2014. To apply for this scholarship, applicants must submit an essay of no more than 1,000 words responding to the following essay topic: "At any given daylight moment across America, approximately 660,000 drivers are using cell phones or manipulating electronic devices while driving, a number that has held steady since 2010." (distraction.gov, NOPUS) Write an open letter to these drivers encouraging them to stop using their phones and electronic devices while driving.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.