Del Sol in partnership with the David B. Pedersen Foundation is delighted to invite applications for the “David B. Pedersen National Scholarship Essay Contest”. Eligible candidates should be the U.S college or university students. The winning will be granted up to $1,500.
The David B. Pedersen Foundation began in 2005 and has since awarded more than $200,000 in scholarships to more than 200 students. Del Sol Chairman and CEO, Jeff Pedersen, his parents (Bob and Catherine Pedersen), and his seven siblings created and organized this foundation in honor of their youngest brother and son, David, who passed away in September 2005. The foundation awards scholarships to outstanding students who have bounced back from life’s obstacles and shown resilience and achievement in scholastics and being drug free.
Successful student will receive $1,500.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in all subjects.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
This Del Sol Scholarship open to any student attending or planning on attending an accredited American university or college is welcome to apply. There is no age requirement.
The U.S citizens may apply this scholarship.
To apply, please write a 400-600 word essay on the topic: When you have encountered and overcome personal adversity, and what goal(s) and/or accolade(s) you have achieved despite your challenges and/or adversities.
Please anticipate the deadline in March each year.