Scholarship

Details

Scholarship Name: Shapiro Negotiations Institute’s Scholarship for Emerging Leaders

Award Amount: $1,000

Deadline: September 1, 2019

Make A Video

To enter, post a creative video on the following topic:

  • Why are negotiation skills so important in business and in life?
  • You can use personal examples, professional experience, negotiation tactics, research, or anything that will sell us on why you should receive this scholarship.

Videos must be uploaded to YouTube and the link to your video should be submitted with your final application. For consideration you must follow these guidelines:

Include the hashtag #SNIscholarship in the description box.

Applicant Eligibility Requirements

  • Applicants required to submit a video (see “Make a Video” section for details)
  • Open to high school seniors or current undergraduate students who are legal residents of the United States
  • All scholarship inquiries and questions can be sent to outreach@shapironegotiations.com.

See full Official Rules before applying. Carefully read all scholarship requirements. Any entry that does not meet the scholarship requirements will be rejected and no notification will be given to the applicant. Content must be original and not taken from any other sources. Application must be submitted by clicking the “Apply now” button below. Incomplete applications will not be accepted. Paper forms are not accepted and will be ignored. Please do not contact by phone, all inquiries must be done by email. 

**Please note that applications open August 1, 2019. Until then the Apply Now button below will not be operational.

Official Rules

Eligibility

  • Open to high school seniors or current undergraduate college students who are legal residents of the United States
  • Scholarship payable to the winner who must be living in the United States
  • Students must be enrolled in a school semester beginning no later than Fall 2019
  • Winner is not based on financial need
  • Relatives of SNI staff may not enter
  • Home-schooled students may apply so long as course of study is equivalent to a high school senior
  • Applicants required to submit a video (see “How To Enter” section for details)
  • All scholarship inquiries and questions must be sent to outreach@shapironegotiations.com.
  • Do not mail application. Physical forms are not accepted and will be discarded unread.

Any entry that does not meet the scholarship eligibility requirements will be promptly rejected and no notification will be given to the applicant.

How To Enter

To enter, post a creative video on the following topic:

  • Why are negotiation skills so important in business and in life?
  • You can use personal examples, professional experience, negotiation tactics, research, or anything that will sell us on why you should receive this scholarship.

Video submissions must meet these criteria:

  1. Video entries must be no more than 45 seconds long.
  2. Videos must be uploaded to YouTube and the link must be submitted with your application. Your video description must include:
    1. A brief description of your video
    2. a link to https://www.shapironegotiations.com/scholars
    3. must include the hashtag #SNIscholarship
  3. Content must be original and not taken from any other sources.

Submission Method

Before submitting the application form the student must create a video to be considered eligible for the scholarship. The video must follow the above prompt (see “How To Enter” section for details) and be uploaded to YouTube. All information on the application form must be filled out. Incomplete applications will not be accepted, paper forms are not accepted. Applications may only be submitted by clicking the “Apply now” button on this page.

Timeline

Applicants can submit scholarship entries from August 1st to September 1st, 2019. The winner will be announced and awarded the scholarship in September 2019.

Awards

One (1) winning applicant will receive a $1,000 scholarship, plus training from SNI. Award money must be applied to cover the winner’s college education expenses in the major field of their choosing. This award is subject to the following conditions: All monetary awards must be applied to cover winner’s college, university or vocational school tuition and education-related expenses, such as room, board, books and/or supplies. Scholarship money will not be awarded to anyone to pay for non-educational expenses under any circumstances.

All Rights Reserved

SNI reserves the right to use any and all submissions as content on their blog or elsewhere. SNI also reserves the right to terminate this promotion without notice as deemed appropriate to SNI. Notwithstanding said termination, the scholarships will be awarded according to the aforementioned official rules.

Limitation Of Liability

SNI is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate information, technical errors, or human errors which may occur in the processing of entries and submissions. SNI does not assume responsibility for the content contained within submissions, nor are submissions considered endorsed by SNI. SNI does not assume responsibility for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects or alteration of entries. SNI reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the SNI Scholarship, in whole or in part, at any time.

Selection of Finalists

After the September 1st, 2019 deadline, SNI will notify the winner via email.

Selection of Winner

One (1) winner will be selected from among the applicants, notified and announced in September 2019. The odds of winning depend on the quality of each entry as well as the number of quality entries. The judges’ decision is final. The winner will be notified via email. Acceptance of award constitutes permission (unless prohibited by law) to use winner’s name, city, state, likeness and/or voice for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation. Awards will be sent to the winner after all required proof and documentation is received.

Terms & Conditions

By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of SNI, which shall be final. All applicable federal, provincial, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Except where prohibited by law, participation constitutes the participant’s consent to allow SNI to use of their name, city and state of residence, and entry (videos or photo essay) for advertising, publicity, and promotional purposes in any media, online or offline, without further permission, consent, payment or other consideration. If, for any reason, the promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the promotion, SNI reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the promotion and to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to the date of termination. SNI reserves the right to amend or modify the Terms & Conditions at any time during the promotion.