About the Scholarship

The Courageous Persuaders organization provides financial aid programs to high school students who make the winning commercial of the Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship Competition.

The scholarship award is available to the students who make a 30 seconds video based on the dangers of drinking and driving or texting while driving suitable for the audience in the middle school level.

The students may enter the scholarship individually or as a team. The commercial must be an original video made by following the instructions as per given by the sponsors.


Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship Competition Awards

  • The scholarship program is awarded to the winners of the competition.

  • The recipients of the scholarship receive an amount of $3000.

  • Prior recipients of the scholarship program are not eligible for re-entering the competition.


Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship Competition Application

  • The applicant must fill the application form with correct details. The application form is available on the official website of the organization.

  • The commercial video must be an original work of 30 seconds long. All the names of the students involved in the making of the video must be mentioned in the credits.

  • The video may be uploaded on the internet or sent in the form of a DVD to the financial aid office of Courageous Persuaders, Inc.

  • The students must submit a consent form along with other important documents for completing the application.


Courageous Persuaders Video Scholarship Competition Application Deadline

The students must postmark or send the videos and required attachments to the scholarship committee of the sponsoring organization by 15th February. Any videos postmarked or submitted past the deadline will not be considered.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must be of the age of 19 or younger.

  • The applicant must be U.S. or Canadian citizen.

  • The applicant must be studying in high school in the U.S. or Canada. 

  • A completed Consent Form is required for each individual involved with creating or producing the commercial, including any music and sound effects