If community involvement is important to you, then this is YOUR scholarship! The Do Something Awards will offer up grants to five deserving young people out there making a difference. But what sets Do Something apart from other scholarships is that it offers you the opportunity to earn cash for education while helping others and truly making a difference. The Do Something Awards celebrate young people 25 and under who are tackling a problem and changing the world. Winners split the cash with the cause of their choosing. Up to $5,000 can be used toward the winner's educational expenses, the remainder of the community grant money is paid directly to the nominee's organization or the not-for-profit of the nominee’s choice. The grand winner divvies up $100K, with $10K going to each of four runners up. So, if you're a person that likes the be the change you seek, what are you waiting for? Apply today!
- Provided By: Do Something
- Deadline: March 01, 2010
- Type of Award: Grant
- Amount: $100000
- Awards Available: Unspecified
- Website: http://www.dosomething.org/programs/awards
- Description: Could you use $100,000 to change the world? The Do Something Awards celebrate young people 25 and under who are tackling a problem and changing the world. Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada. Apply online at www.dosomething.org/awards. Application closes March 1st, 2010. There will be one $100,000 Grant Winner and four $10,000 Grant Winners.
- Applicable Majors: All Fields of Study
- Additional Information: Please visit the sponsor's Web site for additional information.