Students must be attending a two or four year university or college in the Fall of 2019. They must have been involved in caregiving for a family member or friend.
SeniorAdvice.com employees and their family members are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
All applications must be submitted by July 15, 2019.
How to Apply
In an email to email@example.com, submit the three required items:
Answer the following personal questions:
Full name, mailing address and street address (if different), phone number, email address, area of study, name and mailing address of the university or college accepted into for the Fall of 2019, anticipated date of university or college graduation, your current GPA (high school or university/college), and yes or no: do you agree that your application may be used by SeniorAdvice.com via social media, on the World Wide Web, and other media to raise awareness about elderly caregiving and volunteering?
Scan and attach copy of current (high school or university/college) transcript.
Submit your video file (.mov, .mp4, .avi, or .mpeg)(3 minutes max), which answers the following questions:
Please share your caregiving story with us. Who are you/have you been caring for and how do you help/have helped care for this person?
What have you learned from your experience as a caregiver? How has this experience affected you?
What is a valuable piece of advice you’re received from your aging family member? What is a valuable piece of advice that you’ve given to them?
What will you be studying in school in the Fall of 2019 and how has your role as a caregiver influenced your chosen career path?
Why should you receive this scholarship and how will it help you?
The application and submission guidelines can be found on the scholarship’s website.