The Canadian Fall Scholarship Contest is now open! Students can submit their entries until January 18, 2019. Winners will be announced on the EVERFI blog and K-12 Facebook page on February 1, 2019 (their teachers will be notified beforehand.)
Two Canadian students will be awarded $1000 RESP Contributions to help pay for their post-secondary education. In order to participate, students must have earned certification (completed all lessons) in an EVERFI course and submit their entry below. Good luck!
How It Works and Eligibility
The EVERFI Student Scholarship Competition is open to Canadian students who have completed and earned certification during the 2018-2019 school year in one of EVERFI’s K-12 courses. Students who have completed multiple courses this year may submit an entry for each course in which they earned certification.Entries must be received by January 18, 2019 at 5:00pm EST.
Selection of Winners
A committee of judges from EVERFI will select the final winners by February 1, 2019. Entries will be judged based on the content of message, the quality of the writing, and originality. Two winners will be selected, and their entries will be featured on the EVERFI Blog (Note: Students’ last names and contact information will never be used). Winners will each receive $1,000 to be deposited into an existing or new RESP savings account registered in their name.
Terms and Conditions
This promotion is open to all students in Canada who have earned certification in Future Goals – Hockey Scholar Math or Science, Ignition, Vault, Summer Slugger, Radius, Venture, Endeavor, Character Playbook, Healthier Me, Healthier Me – Elementary School, AlcoholEdu for High School, Prescription Drug Safety, 306, Say Something, The Compassion Project, Mental Wellness Basics, Marketplaces, Gametime or EVERFI – Financial Literacy during the 2018-2019 school year. Winners will receive a $1000 gift towards their existing or new RESP account. Please note that the gifts awarded will be in Canadian dollars, regardless of where the student resides. Winners will be sent an authorization form that a parent or guardian must complete and return within two weeks in order to receive the gift. A parent or guardian will be asked to provide details of the student’s RESP provider and EVERFI will make cheques out to the RESP provider directly. The parent or guardian may be required by the RESP provider to give written authorization for deposit of the cheque. By accepting the $1000 gift, teachers and students acknowledge that they are complying with their individual school board and provincial policy on rewards and/or incentives. EVERFI shall have the right, title and interest to use, market and otherwise own the content of the submitted blog. Void where prohibited.
This promotion is sponsored solely by EVERFI, Inc., located at 229 Niagara St., Toronto, ON M6J 2L5.
Answer one of the following questions in the form below in 500 words or less.
- What are the three most important topics or skills you learned from this EVERFI course? Explain how these things help you now and will help you in the future.
- What are your goals and dreams for the future? (college, career, etc.) Explain how what you learned in this EVERFI course will help you reach those goals.
- How did this EVERFI course help connect what you’re learning in the classroom to the real world? Please provide specific examples.
Please contact Lisa Wright – firstname.lastname@example.org