Digital Privacy Scholarship


Digital Responsibility

Description

This scholarship helps students understand why they should be cautious about what they post on the Internet. Who may enter: High school freshmen, sophomores, juniors or seniors; current or entering college or graduate school students of any level. Home-schooled students are also eligible. There is no age limit. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or legal resident. How to apply: Complete the online application form including a 140-character message about digital privacy. The top 10 applications will be selected as finalists. The finalists will be asked to write a full length 500- to 1,000-word essay about digital privacy. Only online applications are accepted. Deadline: Annually on June 30 Awards: The winner will receive a $1,500 scholarship, and the runner-up will receive a $500 scholarship. How we'll select the winner: We'll select the 10 finalists based on the content of the 140-character message. The winner and runner-up will be selected based on the content and creativity of the 500- to 1,000-word essay. Award notification: Finalists will be notified by email. Winners will be notified by email and postal mail.

Amount

$1,500

You must be studying in one of the following countries:

Unrestricted

Deadline

June 30

You must be from one of the following countries:

United States

Number of Awards

2

You must be studying one of the following:

Unrestricted

Host Institution

Any

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