Through the various efforts of different sectors, college education is now being brought closer to the people. For example, with the help of online universities, people can now study anytime and anywhere. Aside from online universities, numerous companies are also helping out in this venture by providing schoalrship.
Student grants can severely help students in their quest for good education but the problem for some is that getting a schoalrship today is not as easy as it looks. Student grants have become so competitive and a lot of deserving students are still unable to get something to support their education. However, with the Win a Place for Mom’s Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship, things may just change.
A Place for Mom is a senior living community referrer with services encompassing the countries of US and Canada. The company believes in the power of education as a tool to improve the world through young and passionate future professionals.
The Win a Place for Mom’s Senior Wisdom Video Scholarship is a schoalrship amounting to $1000 and is open to a US or Canadian citizen or a permanent resident of the countries mentioned. The scholarship targets university students who are eyeing on the fields of aging and gerontology as the fields the courses they would be embarking on. The applicant must be enrolled or taking classes in the mentioned fields in a university or college located in the US or Canada.
Unlike other scholarships which would solely rely on your academic performance and perhaps and essay, this specific grant would only require you to submit a video that encompasses the theme of “The Value of Seniors in Our Lives and Benefits to Society.” The video must showcase a compelling story of a senior who has changed you for the better. The applicant must be able to display how a senior, or a group of them, inspired you and how these types of stories may benefit the society.
Furthermore, according to the official website of the schoalrship at https://www.aplaceformom.com/scholarship, the video must be inside the region of 2-3 minutes. The submission must be produced with the highest of production quality although amateur polishing will be accepted. Applicants may include other personalities or people in the video. The video must not, in any way, violate one’s rights or feature any brands. Originality is also one of the utmost concerns of the committee.
To formally apply for the schoalrship, students may visit the same website mentioned above and fill out the Student Information Form and find the email where the submissions may be sent to.