BBQ Advisor is pleased to present our annual scholarship program. The yearly winner will be awarded $1,000 based on a written essay. We understand the incredible importance of education and the effect it can have on the lives of students and society as a whole. It is with great pleasure that we offer this scholarship as a way of giving back to the community and nurturing the spirit of education.

Eligibility Requirements

All applicants must be:

  • 18 years or older.
  • a student enrolled full-time in a U.S. institution for undergraduate or graduate program. (U.S. territories are excluded)
  • an American citizen or lawful permanent resident, currently living in the United States.

Application Process

You will need to follow these specific instructions in order to apply for the scholarship:

  1. Write an 2,000 word essay on the topic of ethical and sustainable meat production.

When submitting the email to scholarships@bbqadvisor.org include the following:

  • Your full name
  • Your email address
  • Your phone number
  • Name of your university or college
  • Year of study
  • Include a copy and paste of the release agreement below.

I hereby grant bbqadvisor.org the irrevocable right to use, publish, copyright or distribute the material I have submitted, and grant bbqadvisor.org permission to the rights of the material I have submitted including my image and likeness should it appear in any photographs. I waive any right to inspect or approve any finished product containing my image or likeness and also waive any right to royalties or other compensation related to the use of the material submitted to bqqadvisor.org. I agree to release bbqadvisor.org from and against any claims, damages, losses or liabilities related to the use of my submitted material.

I hereby warrant that I am 18 years of age or older and competent to contract in my own name, or if I am less than 18 years of age, that my parent or guardian has submitted this application on my behalf.

Deadline

The scholarship submission must be received by 10th May 2018. The winner will be contacted by email on May 31st and their essay posted on the website.

How Do I Win?

We are looking for students that embody the spirit of community through barbecue. Your essay should be informative, creative, innovative or any combinations of these! The essay that best captures these will win the scholarship.

Good luck!

Privacy

The contact information that you submit through the application is for the purpose of contacting the winner of this scholarship. The administrator of this website may also use the information for verification purposes. For the winner, the information may also be used for tax reasons and other legal requirements. By participating in this scholarship, you give us the full consent to use your information in the manner stipulated above.

Payment

$1,000 will be wired to the financial aid department for the winning student’s account immediately after being declared the winner.