I think it's high time the good folks at VW would go on a pay it forward especially in lieu of their big boned prices for wireless and cellular service. Can you hear me now?! They must have. Verizon Wireless has teamed up with The United Negro College Fund to sponsor an essay contest where winners will receive up to $5000 in scholarship money. Don't miss the bus children!
In celebration of Black History Month, Verizon is encouraging High School Seniors applying to four year college with a GPA of 2.0 or better to write an essay for a chance at $5000 a netbook and a Droid by Motorola. Sounds good. Second and third place winners will receive $4000/$3000 scholarships along with the netbook and Droid as well. Only students residing in Connecticut, Delaware, Washington DC, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey , New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Virginia are eligible to apply.
In order to apply click the link below to submit your essay detailing how you feel the evolution of technology has changed the word. Simple enough right? And I know several schools around the country will be closed on President's Day and for Mid Winter Recess... I couldn't think of a better way to pass the time. :-)
Ya'll better Act Like You Want This Money!