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The 2023 Safe Driving Scholarship

The deadline for applications has passed for the 2023 Safe Driving Scholarship. Any new entries will not be considered. Entries will be accepted again for 2024 starting in January.

Springs Law Group is passionate about making the roads a safer place to drive. In a world filled with electronic devices, texting and driving is a leading cause of car accidents. According to safer-america.com, “One of every four car accidents in the United States is caused by phone usage behind the wheel”, and “Drivers under 20 years old have the highest proportion of fatal accidents related to distracted driving.” That’s why we are offering the Safe Driving Scholarship to help raise awareness of the dangers of distracted driving, especially when it involves young adults.

Our firm is happy to offer this $1,000 scholarship to students who want to share their ideas on the current texting and driving laws in their state and what could be improved to promote safety on the roads.

Eligibility

  • The Safe Driving Scholarship is available to students enrolled in any high school, college, or university in the United States. High school students must be graduating seniors.
  • Candidates who apply for this scholarship must possess a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Application Requirements

  • The candidate must submit a 750-word essay response to the prompt: Discuss the current texting and driving laws in your state and what could be improved to promote safety on the roads.
  • The candidate must submit a professional resumé that lists past professional and academic experience.
  • The candidate must submit a transcript from their current school to provide proof of GPA.

The winner of the Safe Driving Scholarship will be announced in June 2023.

Application Deadline and Instructions:

To apply for this scholarship, candidates must email their full application (including the essay, resumé, and transcript) to chris@springslawgroup.com before May 31, 2023. Any applications sent after May 31 will not be considered.

With continuous advancements in technology, it is becoming easier and easier to become distracted while driving. Springs Law Group encourages all of our applicants to be agents for change in the fight against distracted driving.

Scholarship Winners 2023

Winner #1

Logan Hart
Long Valley, NJ
Indiana University

My name is Logan Hart and I am from Long Valley New Jersey. I am currently enrolled in the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University, with concentrations in information systems, business analytics, and economics. I am pursuing a career in actuarial science, and working in NYC for the summer as an actuarial intern for a health consulting company. This scholarship will be monumental in helping me minimize my student loans and pay for my exam fees and study material as I work to become a credentialed actuary. Additionally, it will help me focus more on my academics, extracurriculars and social skills as I actively work multiple jobs at school to fund my education.

Outside of my professional aspirations, some of my passions include backpacking, deep-sea fishing, and snowboarding. A fun fact is that I once trekked for 2 weeks and roughly 100 miles through the rocky mountains with my scouting troop! Through the Boy Scouts, I earned my Eagle Scout designation, which is one of my proudest achievements. Scouting instilled valuable skills such as leadership and service that I will carry with me for the rest of my life.

Winner #2

Madeline Banks
Orlando, FL
University of Florida

My name is Madeline Banks, and I am from Orlando, Florida. I will be going to the University of Florida in the fall to double major in biology and psychology with a specialization in cognitive and behavioral neuroscience on a pre-med track. I will use the scholarship money to help pay for textbooks during my first year of college.

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