2019 Caitlan Wallace Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Award Amount: 

$1500


About Caitlan Wallace

My name is Steven Rossi of Ipe Woods USA. This wonderful young lady was not only my niece, she was also inspiration to our whole family. She was an intelligent, witty, spirited young woman who was the light of our lives.  Her dream was to go to College and in her memory, Ipe Woods USA is offering a College Scholarship in the amount of $1500.

This scholarship of $1500 will be offered to someone who needs financial assistance to fulfill their college dreams.

Scholarship Subject : Intoxicated Driving - What can we do to raise awareness

Every day, almost 30 people in the United States die in drunk-driving crashes—that's one person every 48 minutes in 2017
In a three-page essay please discuss the following:

  • How can we prevent drunk driving ?
  • What can be done to raise awareness about intoxicated driving ?
  • Inform people about the dangers of drinking and driving

We ask that this essay be a concisely written creative essay that can be shared in Memory of Caitlan Wallace and her tragic automobile death.
 

Who can Apply for the Caitlan Wallace Memorial Scholarship :

  • Students who are enrolled in a College Program in the USA or Canada.
  • High School Students applying for this year’s scholarships must graduate by June 30, 2019. College students who are applying must be enrolled as of June 30,2019.
  • Employees of IPE Woods, their immediate families and household members of employees are not eligible for this Caitlan Wallace Scholarship program.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.
  • Must be currently attending or planning to attend an accredited college or university during the fall of 2019 forward.
  • For applicants under 18, you must have permission from a parent or legal guardian.
  • You must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.

Submission Deadline    

  • Submission Deadline for the 2019 Scholarship is December 15th, 2019
  • The 2019 Scholarship will be awarded on December 25th, 2019