Terms and Conditions
The Scholarship Award: The $500 award will be announced October 1, 2019, and disbursed by check to the college or university at which the awarded student is enrolled. The award must be used for tuition, academic fees, text books, school supplies, or other required items for the student’s education.
Eligibility: If the applicant fails to meet all the enrollment and/or eligibility requirements of this scholarship, the award may be revoked at the discretion of Driven Coffee and awarded to another applicant. Recipients of the award must be enrolled full-time at a college or university within the United States or Canada.
Award Criteria: Essays will be reviewed and judged by Driven Coffee employees. The selected recipiant will be based on their responses to the three essays. The student applicant who best answers the essay questions will be awarded the scholarship (“best” is subject to the discretion of Driven Coffee employees who will be reviewing the essay submissions, in comparison to the other applicant’s essays). The deadline to apply is September 1, 2019. Late submissions will not be accepted for any reason.
Awarded Applicant: The student selected to receive the award will be notified via email and phone on October 1, 2019. The scholarship recipient will be listed on the Driven Coffee website and may be publicized across other Driven Coffee properties (including but not limited to: social media, blog posts, and partner media outlets). Scholarship recipients from previous years may also be mentioned across various Driven Coffee properties.
Applicant Information Privacy: Applicant information of those who did not receive the scholarship award will remain private, will not be sold, and will only be used for the purpose of this scholarship. Applicant information will only be reviewed by our internal staff. Per GDR compliance regulations, Driven Coffee will permanently delete any personally identifiable information from non-awarded applicants if the applicant so requests after their submission.
Employees and families of Driven Coffee are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.