Tips & Advice
- 12 March 2013
- by admin
Apply for Social Justice Themed Grants And Scholarships! We see these opportunities as a great way to develop longtime service connections with these organizations! Ongoing Grants for volunteer projects are listed on this page and you can always find featured scholarships here. But below a list of MORE scholarships and grants which are all due in the next three months!
Social Justice Based Essay Contests
|ZocDoc Healthcare Scholarship||1-2 page essay about a personal interaction with the healthcare system (whether it’s you, a family member, a friend, etc.) and explain what changes you would make.||March 31, 2013|
|Samuel A. Green Scholarship||A 250-word essay that explains how a college education will help you cultivate prosperity in your neighborhood/community.||April 15, 2013|
|Create Real Impact Reckless Driving||Creative Writing Piece of between 100 and 1200 words showcasing the problem of reckless and distracted driving with your solution to stop the behavior.||April 20, 2013|
|International Bipolar Foundation (form)||Essay describing how stigma behind Bipolar disorders can be erased. 500 word limit.||May 1, 2013|
|Hey U.G.L.Y Anti-Bully Campaign||Write a 500 word essay about why you think it's important for youth across the globe to understand and embrace that they ARE good enough.||May 31, 2013|
Art/Photography/Video Social Justice Themed Contests
|Project Yellow Light (seniors only)||25 or 55 second video which encourages your peers to develop and embrace safe drivings habits.
||April 1, 2013|
|International Labor Organization (Age 18 +)||Photos submitted by participants should capture youth at work (in different places and under various conditions) in a creative and original manner. Photographers are invited to focus specifically on working conditions, gender barriers, discrimination, informality, entrepreneurship, working poverty, migration, precarious work, and the rural economy, among others.
||April 15, 2013|
|Create Real Impact Reckless Driving||Make a poster or a two minute video showcasing the problem of reckless and distracted driving with your solution to stop the behavior.||April 20, 2013|
|Hey U.G.L.Y Anti-Bully Campaign||Take a picture showing why you think it's important for youth across the globe to understand and embrace that they ARE good enough.||May 31, 2013|
|Scholastic Journalism Contest||Scholastic honors the best reporting and writing by students in grades 3-12. Submit in three categories: School Newspaper: Print, School Newspaper: Online, Individual Reporting.||March 15, 2013|