Write an essay before midnight on Monday, March 15, 2010 and you may be eligible to win a $5000 scholarship, netbook and Motorola DROID phone from Verizon Wireless. Verizon Wireless and the United Negro College Fund have teamed up to offer high school seniors the chance to win a $5000 scholarship for 2010-2011 school year. Students are asked to apply online via the UNCF’s website.
A fan of science fiction and fantasy, even horror? Think maybe you’d like to write stories for a living – Check out the Alpha SF/F/H Workshop for Young Writers. Featured guest authors include Holly Black of Tithe fame, Timothy Zahn, Tamora Pierce and Mike Arnzen. Applications are due March 1.
Video Applications for College?
Tufts University now accepting YouTube videos!
Inviting high school seniors to submit a YouTube video in conjuction with their college application, the Dean of Undergraduate Admissions at Tufts had the idea when watching a video sent to him last year. Read more about Tuft’s new application process.