Apply Now for the Naag Tag Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Scholarship
Naag Tag (Name At A Glance) is a full-service engraving company specializing in name tags, wall plaques, custom signs, nameplates, signs, specialty gifts, and wall art. Founded in 1969, Naag Tag has provided businesses and institutions with the fundamentals of employee and individual recognition.
In addition to Naag's many years of service to customers, they also serve their community and friends as active participants in the efforts to support those with Cystic Fibrosis. Every year, Naag Tag sponsors a BBQ fundraiser to donate to and raise awareness of this disease. As an expansion of that, the Naag Tag is proud to offer the Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Scholarship.
The scholarship is designed to raise awareness for Cystic Fibrosis. Students are required to write an essay around a topic about the disease for the chance to receive the $1500 scholarship. The hope is that students will learn from the essay they write and become advocates for those with Cystic Fibrosis and their loved ones.
How to Apply
Eligible students will:
- Write an essay between 500 and 800 words on ONE of the following topics
- How we can help people with Cystic Fibrosis
- How Cystic Fibrosis has affected you
- How can you raise awareness or revenue for research of the disease
- Include a brief cover letter with contact information
- Email their essay as a .doc or .pdf attachment to email@example.com
Who Can Apply
All students attending institutions of higher education (post-high school) in the U.S. may apply.
When is the Deadline to Apply?
All essays must be received by Friday, July 31. A scholarship winner will be chosen and notified by September 1st.
Award Amount and Rules
$1,500, awarded once per year. The award will be sent directly to the financial office of the winning student to be used only towards tuition, books, or other school fees. The winning essays will also be published on the Naag Tag Inc. blog.
Selection Process and Notification
Naagtag management staff and board of directors review all applications thoroughly and objectively. They will notify the recipient by email by Wednesday, July 1.
Winning entries will be published on the Naag Tag Inc. blog, along with the first name of the author. By submitting an entry, each candidate agrees to allow this publication of their work.