Project Yellow Light/Hunter Garner Scholarship is now open. This call is intended to the U.S college students at 15 and 25 of age. Up to six winners will be chosen. They will be awarded with varied amount of prizes as mentioned below. To apply, entries must be submitted by 1 April 2019.
Project Yellow Light is a scholarship competition that is designed to bring about change. The Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. As an applicant you have one clear mission to encourage your peers to develop and embrace safe driving habits. The Hunter Garner Scholarship runs annually, from late October until early April. A total of six (6) prizes will be given to the deserving candidates. In addition to a scholarship, the winning video will be turned into an Ad Council PSA and will be distributed nationally to 1,600 TV stations.
- First Place: Two (2) first place winning Entrants (one from the HS Contest and one from the College Contest) will each receive a $5,000 scholarship, and their Video will have the opportunity to be considered for use as the basis for a PSA for the Ad Council, which could be distributed nationally to over 1,600 television stations in May 2017. The approximate retail value of the PSA is indeterminable.
- Second Place: Two (2) second place winning Entrants (one from the HS Contest and one from the College Contest) will each receive a $2,000 scholarship.
- Third Place: Two (2) third place winning Entrants (one from the HS Contest and one from the College Contest) will each receive a $1,000 scholarship.
Level and Area of Studies
High school and college level in all subjects.
Place of Study
In the United States of America.
Eligibility and Criteria
- High school juniors and seniors (or the equivalent thereof) who will complete their high school graduation requirements and who intend to attend a U.S. accredited college or university (or the equivalent thereof) beginning in the fall of 2019 or 2020 (the “High School Criteria”)
- Undergraduate college or university students (or the equivalents thereof) who are currently attending a U.S. accredited college or university and are between 15 – 25 at time of entry (the “College Criteria”). The High School Criteria and the College Criteria are collectively referred to as the “Eligibility Criteria”
Only the U.S students may apply this scholarship.
Please go to the link below to see further instruction.
April 1, 2019