Video Scholarship


Better Business Bureau of Delaware 
Education Foundation

Video Scholarship 2016-2017

THE PRIZE   Better Business Bureau of Delaware Education Foundation invites you to produce a Short Film that helps promote our mission and values. Our theme this year is "Trust". Please produce a short (30-60 sec) film, commercial or psa and submit it to our Scholarship Selection Committee. One $2,500 scholarship will be awarded on behalf of the scholarship recipient to an accredited college or university.

GUIDELINES    Applications and essays will be accepted only from high school students who will be seniors in the 2016-2017 school year. The applicant must have a desire to continue his/her education at an accredited college or university. The recipient of the Scholarship will be honored at the 2017 awards ceremony (May 4, 2017) and the funds will be distributed directly to the school of higher education upon verification of student’s enrollment.

RESOURCES    Your video needs to contain the following elements (BBB Logo and the phrase Start With Trust). Click the following links to access the Logo.

BBB Logo 

SELECTION PROCESS   Entries for BBB Student Ethics Award will be reviewed by the Selection Committee. Decisions of the judges are final. Judges will select the scholarship recipients based on the following criteria:

Communication of the theme – how well does the entry express the theme of “Trust”

Creativity – how innovative and artistic is the entry?

Production – how well is the entry directed, edited, written, designed or laid out?

DEADLINE    Applications are due to the BBB Office by January 11, 2017.

THE APPLICATION  Download the Application and Additional Rules and Guidelines Here.