Respshop.com 2018 Scholarship Prize
Respshop.com 2018 Scholarship Winners
- #1 Prize: Elizabeth Safi @ University of Alabama at Birmingham
- #2 Prizes: Megan Yu @ UCLA; Ruby Parcells @ Ohio State University; Christy Demps @ U of FL at Tempa; Makaela Myers @ Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Congratulations to the winners! We will contact you in a few days!
RespShop.com will award five scholarships:
- One $1,500 USD
- Four $500 USD
Our scholarships are intended to be rewarded to the students who write the most insightful essays regarding snoring, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, and/or CPAP therapy. Students may steer their writing in any direction they like, however, they should relate sleeping disorders or CPAP therapy to either their personal lives or to their community.
This application is only open to college undergraduates, graduate students, and high school students . Those who apply MUST attend school within the following year to receive any scholarship award. Applicants already in college must have a grade point average of 2.0 or better to apply.
- Essays must be submitted by June 30, 2018
- Scholarship winners will be announced by July 31st, 2018
- Only one submission will be accepted per student
- The winning students will receive the scholarship in the form of a one-time payment
- Respshop will publish the winner's first names, first letter of the last names, and their respective schools at Respshop.com
- Respshop only sends the prize payments to the winner's school directly
Write a 400-600 word essay about how sleep disorders, sleep apnea, or CPAP therapy affect your life or the lives of those around you. You may relate it to a personal story, produce a research piece, write an editorial, or spin your essay in an entirely different direction. The best essays will be concise and succinctly demonstrate the pervasiveness of sleep disorders or the benefits of CPAP therapy.
Interested students should submit their essay by June 30th, 2018. Please email your essay as a Microsoft Word (please no PDF) attachment to [email protected]. The email subject should include the phrase "Scholarship Essay" and email should also include:
- Your name
- Current/Admitted school
- Telephone number (very important! We had troubles contacting some winners in 2016 and it took months for them to receive the prize)
Respshop.com will announce the winners on July 31th, 2018, at this page Respshop Scholarship Program.
If you submit an essay, you agree Respshop.com posts the entire or part of essay to Respshop Blog.
Respshop 2015 Scholarship Winners
Thank you for all participants. Our 2015 scholarship winners are:
Respshop.com 2014 Scholarship Result Announcement
Finally we have our 2014 scholarship winners. They are:
- $1,500 prize: Gary R. of UC Davis
- $1,000 prizes: Alexis R. of Nicholls State, Mark W. of Western Washington University
- $500 prizes: Dashon K, prepared to start at CSU Pueblo, Kelley C. of Cal State Northridge, and Derek E, who will be attending Weber State
Congratulations to all the winners and thanks for all the participants.