Law Offices of Randolph Rice Scholarship (ID 3160)
- Start Date:
- For 2019 we’re asking for Infographic submissions as the basis for the scholarship. In today’s world of Twitter, Facebook and Instagram, social media has become a prominent destination for people to acquire new information.
According to www.journalism.org, 38% of adults obtain their news online, while 28% rely on social media or online applications. It’s not a secret that the modern news reader prefers easy and readily available information, such as infographics.
For this reason, we are encouraging students to develop a new skill that can be applied during college or future career.
- In order to be eligible to participate in the contest, applicants must be a current or prospective college student for Fall of 2019. This includes rising sophomores, juniors or seniors who are enrolled at a four-year institution of higher learning, or a high school senior who has committed to attend an accredited U.S. college or university in the fall. Applicants must also comply with all requirements set forth above.
Once the application period has ended, our scholarship committee will review the infographics and choose a winner by May 15, 2019. The winner will be chosen considering the following factors:
• Creativity; and
• Proper use of sources.
- Special Criteria:
- Using data from government, private agencies or non-profits, create an infographic that tells your story. Choose a topic of your choice related to the following idea:
Injuries in America: Examine a dangerous aspect of life and how things have improved since a law change or regulation.