Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship (ID 4131)
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- The Francis Firm would like to announce our 2020 Distracted Driving Awareness Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students attending or enrolled in the Fall 2020 semester. Scholarship money can cover school-related expenses and will be distributed directly to the winner’s school.
If you would like to be considered for the scholarship, complete the online application below. The application includes an essay on the following topic:
From 2007 to 2016, fatalities of young drivers (15-20 years old) have declined by nearly 40%. Despite that large reduction, overall, young drivers are still overrepresented in motor vehicle crashes.
“Everyone’s at Risk 2018” AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety Research
Reflect on the above quote and craft a 500-word essay to answer the following question: Is distracted driving to blame for the high rate of young driver motor vehicle accidents? Discuss any steps you have taken to reduce your own distracted driving or to bring awareness to the problem of distracted driving.
- The scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students attending a college or university in the Fall 2020 semester.