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Scholarship Opportunity - In Home Care Innovation Scholarships

August 15, 2014

SeniorAdvisor.com In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship: “Home Health Care for Seniors” Three $1,500 scholarships available to students enrolled in an associate\'s degree, bachelor\'s degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university. Each eligible student will submit a 500-750 word essay on one of our three essay topics. Deadline is December 31, 2014.

Scholarship award recipients will be announced January 31, 2015. Essay topics and scholarship details can be found on the SeniorAdvisor.com In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship page: https://www.senioradvisor.com/ind/in-home-care

$1,500 in College Scholarships

Win an In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship!

Eligible college students may submit a 500-750 word essay on one of the following topics:

  1. How can the healthcare industry use technology to improve in-home care for American seniors?
  2. What is the top challenge facing in-home care in your city, and what is your proposed solution?
  3. How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors receiving in-home care services?

Contest Rules

Win an In-Home Care Innovation Scholarship!

SeniorAdvisor.com, the premier ratings and reviews site for senior services providers nationwide, is proud to announce our first annual scholarship for advancement in higher education. This is a general scholarship which will award each of the selected applicants with a financial donation of $1,500. This scholarship will be awarded to students enrolled in an accredited college or university during the academic year.

Selection and Eligibility Criteria

· The annual scholarship award is for three (3) students enrolled in an associate's degree, bachelor's degree or graduate level program at an accredited 2-year college or 4-year university.

· Employees of SeniorAdvisor.com and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household, whether or not related, of such employees, are not eligible to apply.

· Applicants must include a 250-word maximum introductory bio with their 500-750 word essay on the selected topic and sign the Scholarship Award Agreement.

· A $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to three individual students who write the most compelling essay as judged by the SeniorAdvisor.com staff.

Guidelines for Applicants

Please include the following three items in your submission:

  • 250 word maximum introductory bio about yourself – you may choose to include your work or educational background, why you're seeking a degree in your field, and why this scholarship interested you.
  • 500-750 word essay in response to one of the three topics.
  • Signed and dated Scholarship Award Agreement.

Submission Deadline: December 31, 2014

Scholarship award recipients will be announced by January 31, 2015.

Essay Topics

One award recipient will be selected for each of the three below topics. Applicants can submit essays for more than one of the following three topics, but will only be eligible to win one scholarship. Please write a 500-750 word essay response.

· Topic #1: How can the healthcare industry use technology to improve in-home care for American seniors?

· Topic #2: What is the top challenge facing in-home care in your city, and what is your proposed solution?

· Topic #3: How can your major of study improve the lives of seniors receiving in-home care services?

How to Apply

· Click here to submit your essay, introductory bio, and signed Scholarship Award Agreement Please include your first and last name and essay topic number in the subject line.

SeniorAdvisor.com may choose to not award or to withdraw the Scholarship Award for any reason. Award recipients will be notified individually and announced by January 31, 2015.

For full details and submission requirements, click here.

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