Words to Be Heard 2015

Words to be Heard Scholarship Contest

Win a $10,000 Scholarship for College

It's that time of year again. If you're a western or central Pennsylvania high school senior, we want to hear how you would take a stand against drunk driving and texting and driving.

This is your opportunity to create an impactful message to your peers and win a $10,000 scholarship to the 4-year college or university of your choice for the Fall of 2015.

All entries must be postmarked by March 27, 2015.

Since 2007, our law firm has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships to high school seniors from the surrounding areas. Check below for more details.

How Do I Enter?

It's simple. We want you to create a presentation that would discourage your peers from drinking and driving or texting while driving.

Your presentation can be a video, website, essay, PowerPoint, brochure, or any other creative and interesting option. Make it engaging and make it your own!

See the following for more details about presentation types and requirements.

What Are the Prizes?

Our outside panel of judges will award 3 winners the following prizes:

  • One $10,000 grand prize winner
  • One $5,000 2nd place winner
  • One $2,500 3rd place winner

Video by Zachary Nimmo, 2014 Words to Be Heard Scholarship Winner:

When is the Deadline?

All submissions must be postmarked by March 27, 2015.

Who Can Submit Presentations?

Our scholarship contest is open to all western and central Pennsylvania high school seniors who plan to attend a college or university in the fall of 2015.

How Do I Submit My Entry?

1. Download the application.

2. Then, follow these simple rules to submit your scholarship application.

Questions and Official Rules

Have questions? Email us here!

Good luck!