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Addiction Awareness Scholarship

March 5 @ 8:00 am - May 10 @ 11:30 pm

ADDICTION AWARENESS SCHOLARSHIP

Scholarship

To raise awareness as to the causes, consequences and treatment of addiction, Seasons in Malibu, an addiction treatment center, is seeking to reward essay applicants $1,500 in scholarships- for students entering college or already enrolled in a higher education institution.

The aim of the scholarship is to bring attention as to why addiction, in various forms, is becoming more prevalent in our society and how can we address the issue of an increasing number of people dealing with addiction.

The scholarship is open to any major who can shed light on this issue. It may be a personal story that you can share or a more researched essay.

QUESTIONS TO BE ANSWERED IN YOUR ESSAY / APPLICATION

  • Why do you believe we as a nation are dealing with an addiction crisis?
  • What are the consequences of this addiction for the individual and society?
  • How can we remedy the crisis on both the individual and societal level?

Participating in our annual scholarship constitutes your consent to use personal information for the purposes of offering the scholarship and reporting to the appropriate tax authorities. We will not share your personal information to any other persons or entities, or use your personal information for marketing purposes.

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Applicants must be currently enrolled in either High School, University or College as a full-time student. There will be 2 contest submission dates. To be eligible for the contest submit your essay by one the submission dates.

  1. Round 1: December 19th-May 31st 2020, Winners Announced July 1, 2020
  2. Round 2: July 1st – November 30th. Winners Announced December 31st, 2020

Along with your submission please include a picture of yourself, or an image which best describes your essay, which we can post on our site to go along with your essay. The winner will be required to provide proof of successful acceptance to a Higher Institute of Learning, College or University. Payment will be made directly to the applicant’s college.

Participating in our annual scholarship constitutes your consent to use personal information for the purposes of offering the scholarship and reporting to the appropriate tax authorities. We will not share your personal information to any other persons or entities, or use your personal information for marketing purposes.

Each round, one essay is selected by the staff as their favorite to win the scholarship prize.