The Morris Bart, LLC Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship awards a $2,500 scholarship to one deserving college student who creates the best public service announcement (PSA) video that outlines the dangers of driving while distracted.
The application deadline for this scholarship is December 15, 2020.
About the Morris Bart, LLC Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship
As part of our goal to help students thrive as they move to college and reduce the number of injuries and deaths resulting from distracted driving, Morris Bart, LLC created the Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship of $2,500.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), distracted driving in the United States results in nine deaths and more than 1,000 injuries every day. The winning applicant will submit a video of 90 seconds or less that helps encourage drivers to stay focused on the road.
Eligibility Requirements for the Morris Bart, LLC Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship
To be considered for this $2,500 scholarship, all applicants must satisfy the following requirements:
- Submit documentation of a 3.0 or higher grade point average (GPA)
- Must be currently enrolled in college courses at an accredited college or university or admitted to an accredited college or university for the Fall 2020 semester
- Submit a 90-second or shorter video about the dangers of distracted driving, as outlined in the subsequent section
- Apply using the scholarship application form on this page
- Agree to the Morris Bart, LLC scholarship Terms and Conditions
Anti-Distracted Driving PSA Video Prompt
Texting while driving is just one of the dangerous activities that can lead to a serious car accident. Eating, listening to music, talking with friends, and even applying make-up can result in deadly car crashes. As part of your application for this $2,500 scholarship, please create a video PSA that warns of the dangers of distracted driving.
The best videos will be engaging, informative, and will incentivize your peers to avoid driving while distracted. Please limit the video to 90 seconds.
Apply to the Morris Bart, LLC 2020 College Scholarship Now
To apply for this scholarship, please read the terms and conditions, then fill out the application on this page. Please note that applications submitted outside of this form will not be considered.
The scholarship is open to all college students. The application deadline is December 15, 2020.
Terms and Conditions
Applicants for the Morris Bart, LLC Anti-Distracted Driving Scholarship must be enrolled or accepted to an accredited university or college with plans to attend in the Spring 2021 semester. Both undergraduate and graduate students may apply.
To be considered, applicants must fill out the application on the scholarship page by June 15th, 2020. Applications submitted after the due date or via email, mail, social media, or any other format other than the application page will not be eligible.
Morris Bart, LLC Scholarship Committee
All applications will be reviewed by the Morris Bart, LLC scholarship committee. Please note that the scholarship committee cannot be held responsible for technical difficulties that prevent applicants from submitting their video or application before the due date.
The scholarship committee reserves the right to request additional information or supporting documentation from applicants. Failure to provide the requested documentation or updated information may disqualify the applicant.
All applications will be considered on an equal basis based on the criteria listed on the scholarship page. Factors such as age, race, gender identity, sexual preference, and other protected classes will not impact the scholarship committee’s decision.
The scholarship committee’s decision will be final and no appeals will be considered.
Scholarship Application Privacy Statement
Information submitted to Morris Bart, LLC via the scholarship application will be used solely for considering the applicant’s qualification for the scholarship.
Morris Bart, LLC will not sell, rent, or otherwise distribute personal or contact information submitted for the purpose of applying to the scholarship to any third party for any reason.
Announcement of Morris Bart, LLC Scholarship Winner
Morris Bart, LLC reserves the right to share the winner’s name and their video, either in full or in part, on the Morris Bart, LLC website, social media channels, or other outlets via press release.