The ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship Competition is open to all high school students who are legal residents of the United States. Applicants must:
A) Have recognized a need or problem in their community, and
B) Have determined a way to address this need or solve this problem, and
C) Have developed an action plan, and
D) Have implemented the action plan so as to address the need or solve the problem.
The action plan must be a unique project developed by the student, not a project developed by an established group of which the student is a member.
All applicants under the age of eighteen or minors at the time of application must have the permission of at least one of their parents and/or legal guardians to apply.
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications will be accepted from July 27, 2016 through July 26, 2017. To apply, applicants must complete the official ERCA Community Contribution Scholarship Competition Application in its entirety.
Judging will be conducted in two rounds yielding 36 Semi-Finalists and eighteen 18 Finalists, respectively.