The annual program, designed to help college students further their education, is open to users of manual and power wheelchairs who are enrolled at an accredited 4-year college or university.
The winning applicant will receive a $1,000 scholarship, and two runners-up will receive $500 gift cards, explains a release from SpinLife.
To enter the program, themed “Life in Motion,” applicants are requested to share their life experiences as a wheelchair user by writing an essay or poem, painting a picture, or using any other medium to expresses what “life in motion” means to them. The submission must fit on one 8.5″ x 11″ piece of paper.
All applicants must be at least 17 years of age and be a legal US resident or hold a valid student visa, and must maintain a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0, per the release.
A committee of SpinLife employees and advisors will evaluate the submissions, and will select the winners based on merit and creativity.
For more information, visit SpinLife.
[Source(s): SpinLife, PRWeb]