The Quit Smoking academic scholarship will award $1,000 to a student who demonstrates academic excellence and a passion and commitment to helping others overcome tobacco or related addictions.
Submission Opens April 1, 2012
Submission Closes October 1, 2012
*If your essay is selected as the winner, we will contact you to receive:
Essays may be submitted between 12:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time on April 1, 2012 and 12:00 a.m. Mountain Standard Time on October 1, 2012. The scholarship recipients will be notified by email on or about November 1, 2012.
Any graduate or undergraduate student who is currently attending a college or university studying medicine, physiology, psychology or other behavior modification related field.
Essays are judged by creativity, specificity, and basic grammar. We are looking for students with a vision to change lives and bring greater understanding to overcoming addiction.
A minimum amount of personal information is needed to verify your submission and provide quitsmoking.com with a means of contact should you become a scholarship recipient. This personal information is used for our internal records only and we will not share your personal information with any third-parties.
The winner will receive a $1,000 college scholarship that will be paid directly to the scholarship recipient’s college or university.