Scholarship Essay Contest

About this Award: works towards raising awareness of alcohol abuse and addiction issues, and hopes to encourage as many people as possible to realize the potential consequences of their drinking habits.


The scholarship recipients will be selected through an essay contest, and essays are judged based on their originality and content. There are no costs associated with submitting an application for this scholarship.



$3,000 1st place; $2,000 2nd place; $1,000 3rd place



Number of Awards Available: 




February 1st, 2017


Region of Study: 

United States


Level of Study: 

Undergraduate; Graduate


Eligibility : 

Applicants must be:


• Enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for graduate or undergraduate program. (U.S. territories are excluded)

• U.S. Citizens, U.S. Nationals, U.S. Permanent Residents, Refugees, Asylees, Cuban-Haitian Entrants, or Humanitarian Parolee

• At least 18 years old


Applicants may not be:


• Owners, volunteers, their children, and grandchildren

• DACA students

• International students

• Temporary residents


Essay Required?: 



Essay Details: 

If you are concerned with the effects of alcohol abuse and addiction and want to help raise awareness of its dangers, we encourage you to share your vision and have a chance to win money to cover your educational expenses.


The submitted essays must not exceed 1,200 words and should answer the following questions:


• How alcohol abuse and addiction affects the modern society?
• What steps can be taken to decrease the impact of alcohol abuse and addictions on people and society?


The winning applicants will be determined based on the essay content, style and originality. Judges are looking for logically organized and well-supported essays.


Application Instructions: 

To download an application form, please visit this link:


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