"MAKE YOUR MARK" SCHOLARSHIP AWARD
Calling all students with great project ideas for improving your local communities! Win $500 in scholarship and $1,000 to fund your project. All proposals must be submitted by February 24th, 2021. Online polling will contribute to each contestant’s final score and will take place March 1st-5th. Winner will be selected and notified by March 8th, 2021.
Once a contestant is selected and notified, the student will need to provide a list of expenses to Sole Food, Inc. Project funding of $1,000 will be submitted directly to vendors. The $500 scholarship will be submitted directly to the selected student at the same time payment is made to vendors. Eligibility requirements and application instructions are listed below:
Open to students ages 12-18 who are residents of Washington DC, Maryland, New Jersey, Delaware, Pennsylvania, or New York
Create a 30-90 second YouTube video introducing yourself, explaining how your idea will work and describing its positive impact on the community. Videos that do not include this information will not be considered.
Students must complete the questionnaire provided at the link below. https://forms.gle/KsZjinPBkqkW2gKS8
The following information will be needed to complete the application
- Pdf document of one letter of recommendation from a teacher or faculty member from your school
- Link to YouTube video detailing your idea
- Parent/guardian contact information for students under age 18. Guardian will be contacted to confirm authorization for student participation. Entries without this information will not be accepted.