Driver Education Initiative Award 2019

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EligibilityHigh school, university or college students
AwardScholarship worth USD 3000

About the Program


National Driving and Traffic School invites essay entries for Driver Education Initiative Award 2019. The scholarship opportunity entitled 'In the Driver's Seat' offers scholarship worth USD 3000 to high school, university or college students. The aim of this scholarship is to draw attention toward the serious implications of being a driver.

  • Driver Education Initiative Award 2019

    The scholarship is open to full-time students in high school, university or college (2019-2020 school year).

    Applicants should write an essay on the topic of being a safer driver. The essay should answer the following questions-

    • What is the importance of driver education in reducing the number of deaths as a result of driving?
    • What steps can be taken to reduce the number of deaths related to driving?
    • Have you ever had an experience of being in a car accident or have seen your friends or family members driving irresponsibly?
    • What steps can you take to be a better and safer driver as well as help others become safer on the road?

    The National Driving and Traffic School will award scholarships worth USD 3000 to the winning essays. Six students will be rewarded for their essay submissions.

    How can you apply?

    Follow the below steps to apply-

    Step 1: Write a 500-word essay on the theme 'In The Driver's Seat' while including the answers to the required questions.
    Step 2: Visit the link here to submit the essay.
    Step 3: Provide personal details, education details and essay description in the submission form.
    Step 4: Upload the essay file and click on 'Submit Essay'.

Important Dates

This annual contest has three rounds-

Round 1

  • Deadline- 1st April 2019

Round 2

  • Entries open- 3rd May 2019
  • Deadline- 1st August 2019
  • Winner announcement-  1st September 2019

Round 3

  • Entries open- 1st September 2019
  • Deadline- 30th November 2019
  • Winners announcement- 1st January 2020
Terms and Conditions
  • The essay should highlight the importance of being a safe and educated driver.
  • The essay entries should be in Microsoft Word format.
  • Employees and relatives of National Driving and Traffic School are ineligible.
  • Applicants must include a picture of themselves along with their essays. These pictures will be posted on the website with the essays.
  • The winner of the scholarship will be required to provide proof of successful acceptance to a Higher Institute of Learning, College or University.
  • The scholarship payment will be made directly to the applicant's college.

This scholarship is closed for further applications. It is expected to be launched by December, 2021. You can follow this scholarship for further updates.

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