We are proud to announce the Half Chrome College Scholarship. Here at Half Chrome, we are big believers in education and feel it is important to invest in both students and teachers. We were sponsors of the first ever Illinois Flipped and Blended Conference and are backers of the local Huntley High School Drone Club. We want to continue our support of education by giving one hard-working high school senior $1000 toward their post-secondary education.
Scholarship Amount: $1000
Application Deadline: May 1st, 2018
Applicants must be:
Current high school (or home-schooled) senior attending school in the United States
Anticipating completion of high school diploma in 2018 or already in possession of high school diploma or GED
Planning to pursue or begin a degree at an accredited U.S. post-secondary institution in 2017
Carrying a cumulative 3.0 GPA
How to Apply
Create a 2-5 minute video telling us how evolving technologies have shaped your education or how you believe they will shape your career after college. It could be related to UAVs, but is not necessary.
Subjects may be one of the following but are not limited to…
How you plan to use technology to help further you education
How you plan to use technology in your future career
How you see technology changing careers in the future
The evolution of UAV technology and its current impact or future impact on society
Please provide the following details in your email:
Personal details (Full Name, Email, Age, Valid Phone Number & Address, Postal Code)
Area of Study
A proof that you are a student of the institution or will be enrolled
By submitting your video, you are giving us the permission to use it for promotions and/or marketing purposes. Your name, city and state of residence, and the name of the post-secondary institution that you will be attending may be announced on a Half Chrome web page and may be included in a press release.
Frequently Asked Questions
When is the application deadline?
The deadline for entry is May 1st, 2017, 11:59 pm PST.
When will the scholarship funds be available?
The funds will be available for the 2018-2019 school year.
Is this scholarship renewable?
No, it is a single semester scholarship. New scholarships will be available each year.
How many scholarships are available? And how much are they?
One (1) scholarship is available of $1,000.
How is a winner determined?
The winning submission will be an applicant who meets or exceeds the eligibility requirements. Submissions will be judged on content and presentation.
When will the winner be selected? How will they be notified?
A winner will be selected by June 1, 2017. Half Chrome will notify the winner by email. In the event that the winner does not respond within 7 days of the initial contact attempt, a new winner will be chosen.