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Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest – Up to $2,500 – Apply annually by December 1

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Scholarship Summary

Write a short essay for a chance to win up to $2,500!

This is an annual scholarship. Bookmark this page and check back each year!

This scholarship was made to raise awareness of technology’s impact on driving.


  • The contest is open to high school juniors and seniors, and students currently enrolled in 2-year or 4-year colleges or universities in the United States.

How to Apply:

  • To enter, students should write a 600+ word essay on the given topic.
  • Email the following items to
    • Essay in a Word Document (doc or docx) or PDF
    • Digital photo of yourself to use as a headshot (jpg or png)
    • Your full name, school, and phone number


1st Place – $2,500

2nd Place – $1,500

3rd Place – $1,000

Deadline: December 1

Make sure to do research before writing your essay!

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