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Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship Competition

$3,000

February 09, 2020

Awards Available: 17

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  • Scholarship Description
  • Courageous Persuaders is a peer-to-peer national scholarship competition that invites high school students in grades 9-12 to create a 30-second commercial to warn middle school students about the dangers of underage drinking and the dangers of texting while driving. High school students can enter separate videos in both categories. The program was built upon the premise that high school students have a tremendous influence on younger middle school peers, and with constructive messages, can positively impact decisions and potentially even save lives. Over $26,000 in scholarships and awards. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1900 West Big Beaver Road
  • Troy, MI 48084
  • sherp@dada.org
  • 248-283-5138

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Rayvon U  on 5/21/2019 1:57:36 PM

yes.

Patience M  on 1/30/2018 1:15:11 PM

I believe this is a great way to inform middle school students! As high school students we set an example for younger kids, and this is a great opportunity to do so .

Abigail S  on 1/10/2018 9:59:08 PM

I'm pretty sure I got this. All planned out. Love to make videos!

11/17/2017 4:27:01 PM

I'm on this now

Aubrey C  on 2/8/2016 7:26:18 PM

Can't wait to start working! I will definitely be entering!

Rebecca N  on 1/15/2016 7:32:44 AM

Can't wait to start producing a video for this scholarship!

Alaina W  on 5/13/2014 2:41:16 PM

I'm planning on entering this scholarship!! I'm totally excited

Sierra J  on 1/12/2014 5:49:04 PM

I really love the idea of this one!

Jessica M  on 8/31/2012 4:31:04 PM

I really like this scholarship. It will definately get my creative juices flowing. I will definitely be entering. Thank you for the opportunity.

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