Join us in the movement to raise awareness for online safety.

At KidGuard, we are passionate about online safety. The ‘KidGuard for Education’ Essay Scholarship is part of KidGuard’s effort to bring awareness and inspire solutions on issues on cyberbullying, online predators, teen suicide and childhood depression in the age of technology. Please join us in this conversation and in our movement.  

ELIGIBILITY: All 6th - 8th Grade Middle School Students in the United States

AWARD AMOUNT: Multiple scholarships for $200 -$500 
 

DEADLINE: December 1st, 2017, 11:59 PM (Pacific Time)

 

HOW TO APPLY: 

Choose one of the following to write your essay on:
  1. How have you or your peers been affected by cyberbullying? Propose your solution for cyberbullying.
  2. How do you think schools can aid in stopping cyberbullying? Propose your solution for cyberbullying. 

Paste your essay and fill out our short form here: KidGuard for Education Essay Survey Questions

*We want to hear your honest opinion. The personal opinion expressed in your essay will in no way affect whether or not you are awarded the scholarship. We respect that everyone has their own opinions on the topic and want to hear what you have to say.

 

We want to stress that word count is not a deciding factor in this contest. However, this is a writing contest and you are expected to express your well-thought-out ideas clearly, supported with research and evidence.


SELECTION PROCESS

 

We will be selecting a pool of finalists based on the quality of their essay. As mentioned, we are looking for essays that are well thought out with proper research and evidence to support their statement. 

 

Out of the selected finalists, a winner will be selected and contacted shortly thereafter. 

 

 

 

KidGuard is an online service that enables parents to have access to their child's phone location and monitor their child's online interactions.

KIDGUARD FOR EDUCATION

Join us in the movement to raise awareness for online safety

At KidGuard, we’re passionate about online safety. The ‘KidGuard for Education’ Essay Scholarship is part of KidGuard’s effort to bring awareness and inspire solutions on issues on cyberbullying, online predators, teen suicide, and childhood depression in the age of technology. Please join us in this conversation and in our movement.  

ELIGIBILITY: All 6th - 8th Grade High School Students in the United States

AWARD AMOUNT: Multiple scholarships ranging from $200 to $500
 

DEADLINE: December 1st, 2017, 11:59 PM

                    (Pacific Time)

 


ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Terms and Conditions

 

The KidGuard for Education Scholarship award must be spent on tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required for the student’ classes at their primary middle school. Scholarship recipients must be enrolled as full time students for the 2017-2018 academic year. Enrollment will be verified after the winners are selected, and all scholarship payments will be made directly to the student to be used towards tuition and education-related expenses. We will withhold the award for any scholar who no longer meets the eligibility requirements and revoke the award for any scholar who does not maintain the eligibility requirements. Selected recipient will receive instructions from KidGuard on how to receive the award. Failure the complete these steps by the specified deadline will disqualify recipient from receiving the award. Recipient may defer their award for up to one (1) year from the time of originally planned payment on the case by case basis determined by KidGuard. KidGuard employees are not eligible to apply for KidGuard scholarships. Persons who are (1) residents of embargoed countries, (2) ordinarily resident in embargoed countries, or (3) otherwise prohibited by applicable export controls and sanction programs may not apply for this scholarship. No cash alternative to the award will be offered. The award is not transferrable. Awards are substitute to availability and KidGuard reserves the right to substitute any award with another of equivalent value without giving notice. All entrants agree to the use of his/her name in any publicity material. Your contact information such as email and phone number will be used solely in accordance with current federal and state data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent. KidGuard reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of KidGuard’s control Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by KidGuard.

Terms and Conditions

 

The KidGuard for Education Scholarship award must be spent on tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required for the student’ classes at their primary university. Scholarship recipients must be enrolled as full time students for the 2017-2018 academic year. Enrollment will be verified after the winners are selected, and all scholarship payments will be made directly to the student to be used towards tuition and education-related expenses. We will withhold the award for any scholar who no longer meets the eligibility requirements and revoke the award for any scholar who does not maintain the eligibility requirements. Selected recipient will receive instructions from KidGuard on how to receive the award. Failure the complete these steps by the specified deadline will disqualify recipient from receiving the award. Recipient may defer their award for up to one (1) year from the time of originally planned payment on the case by case basis determined by KidGuard. KidGuard employees are not eligible to apply for KidGuard scholarships. Persons who are (1) residents of embargoed countries, (2) ordinarily resident in embargoed countries, or (3) otherwise prohibited by applicable export controls and sanction programs may not apply for this scholarship. No cash alternative to the award will be offered. The award is not transferrable. Awards are substitute to availability and KidGuard reserves the right to substitute any award with another of equivalent value without giving notice. All entrants agree to the use of his/her name in any publicity material. Your contact information such as email and phone number will be used solely in accordance with current federal and state data protection legislation and will not be disclosed to a third party without the entrant’s prior consent. KidGuard reserves the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice in the event of a catastrophe, war, civil or military disturbance, act of God or any actual or anticipated breach of any applicable law or regulation or any other event outside of KidGuard’s control Any changes to the competition will be notified to entrants as soon as possible by KidGuard.

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HOW TO APPLY: 

Choose one of the following to write your essay on:
  1. How have you or your peers been affected by cyberbullying? Propose your solution for cyberbullying.
  2. How do you think schools can aid in stopping cyberbullying? Propose your solution for cyberbullying. 

Paste your essay and fill out our short form here: KidGuard for Education Essay Survey Questions

*We want to hear your honest opinion. The personal opinion expressed in your essay will in no way affect whether or not you are awarded the scholarship. We respect that everyone has their own opinions on the topic and want to hear what you have to say.

 

We want to stress that word count is not a deciding factor in this contest. However, this is a writing contest and you are expected to express your well-thought-out ideas clearly, supported with research and evidence.




SELECTION PROCESS

 

We will be selecting a pool of finalists based on the quality of their essay. As mentioned, we are looking for essays that are well thought out with proper research and evidence to support their statement. 

 

Out of the selected finalists, a winner will be selected and contacted shortly thereafter. 

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