The Cool-Off Now Scholarship Program - $1,000 Award
As part of a new generation of students getting an excellent education, you have the ability to solve a major issue that affects thousands of people every day. Cool-Off ™ strongly believes that your creativity may hold the answer for revolutionizing how people can better cope with excessive heat, whether it be at the workplace or under the summer sun. The goal is to better protect individuals from heat stress and harmful UV rays.
We also understand that getting throug college in itself can lead to financial stress to pay for books, food and tuition. For this, we have created the Cool-Off Now Scholarship Program.
Who is eligible for the scholarship?
To qualify for the Cool-Off Now Scholarship Program you must meet the following criteria:
Must reside in the United States
Incoming transfer (undergraduate)
How do I apply for the Cool-Off Now Scholarship?
In 750 to 1500 words, propose a new product that could better protect individuals from heat stress and/or damaging UV rays. Describe a product, whether ingested or external, that could lessen the consequences of spending time in direct sunlight and/or in high temperature workplaces. The essay should include the perspective for both the consumer and the business offering the product. It is encouraged that applicants include possible benefits and estimated heat reduction, with calculations as evidence for their proposal.
What needs to be included?
Along with your essay we also ask that you include:
- Your university name
- Class year
- Contact information (name, address, phone, email)
- A copy of your transcripts (official or unofficial).
By entering this competition, the Author, subjects and photo/videographer gives Cool-Off and Company permission to use their essay, photo, screen captures, video, first name and last initial, the course of study, and college name on Cool-Off.com and affiliated sites. It is the responsibility of the person submitting the video to make sure that all necessary permissions and waivers are secured, as applicable.
Application Deadline for Fall School Semester is 7/1/2017
$1,000 Check will be sent to the financial aid department of the student under that student’s account, typically by 7/31/2017.
One (1) Scholarship is being offered for Fall School Semester. Students are welcome to re-apply each year.
International students are welcome to apply. However, we can ONLY mail the Award to a school address inside the UNITED STATES, on a military base, or on US territories.
High School Students are welcome to apply IF they will be in college during the Fall 2017 semester. Unfortunately, we can’t hold the scholarship over from one year to the next, and we need to have sent it to the college by Fall of 2017.
This scholarship is sponsored by Cool-Off.com
Entries should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed to:
4760 S Pecos Rd. Las Vegas, US
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