Black Note Smoke-Free World Scholarship

Black Note is looking to award a $2,000 scholarship to each student that shares innovative, ingenious or just plain good ideas on ways to help smokers put down cigarettes and join the world’s smoke-free movement.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a full-time student
  • Be 18 years or older
  • Submit an essay as outlined in Essay Instructions, signing your essay with your full name, university name and address
  • Enter only one application and one essay per person
  • Be legal residents of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia

We’re looking at your writing abilities, sure, but we’re most interested in your ideas that can help produce a truly smoke-free world. Please write an essay that:

  • Is well-researched and evidence-based
  • Discusses feasible solutions for smokers looking to make a positive change in their lives
  • Encourages others to participate in the smoke-free movement
  • Touches on any personal connection you may have that makes the topic more meaningful
  • Explains why a smoke-free world is important for you, society and the environment
  • Is original, clear, concise and compelling to read
  • Includes a photo or video if you feel either adds value to your submission (optional)

Essays should be typed, double-spaced and at least 750 words in length (three pages). Please save your essay as a Word doc or PDF and upload it with your application where indicated.

Award
$2,000.00
Deadline
07/31/2018