We are looking for youth between the ages of 14-24, who are committed and passionate about breaking the cycle of violence. Those selected will be reimbursed up to $900 for the conference registration, transportation, and hotel with the submission of original receipts. The scholarship recipient must have a professional mentor who is accompanying them to the conference. That mentor will assume responsibility for arranging the young person’s travel and, in the case of youth under 18, for obtaining parent/guardian consent for participation. Parts or all of the essays submitted (with credit given to the author) may be reprinted. Scholarship recipient(s) will also be asked to read some or their entire essay at the conference.
To apply, please answer the following questions in an essay not to exceed 700 words and a upload a picture of the nominee and complete this application form by May 21, 2018.
PLEASE UPLOAD PICTURE AND SUBMIT APPLICATION BY MAY 21, 2018