East Idaho High School Students Receive Scholarship Awards from Jiffy Lube
The Jiffy Lube "What Drives You?" Scholarship Program Awards 2 Scholarships to Teen Drivers in East Idaho
By: Jiffy Lube
Paetra Morgan, of Skyline High School is the overall scholarship recipient and will receive a $2,500 scholarship award on behalf of Jiffy Lube. Shayla Rowe of Thunder Ridge High School will be awarded $1,000 as a runner-up.
The "What Drives You?" scholarship program is open to all high school students in Eastern Idaho.
Students are asked to submit a 500-word essay detailing what drives them now, as an opportunity to express their inner drive and ambitions. Finalists are selected based on their essay submission. Finalists are then required to submit a short 1-2 minute video that expands on the essay they submitted and then the overall winner is selected.
Paetra's drive is to become a chemical engineer and find better solutions to manufacturing products to protect our environment. Shayla's drive is to major in computer science and marry both the sciences and the arts to improve communications and connections between people.
The scholarships are open to all students currently enrolled in high school regardless of test scores or grades.
Shelley High School will receive $500 for submitting the most essays for the 2018-2019 school year as part of the Jiffy Lube "What Drives You?" Scholarship Program.
Scholarship money will go directly towards secondary education, in the form of college or other qualified technical or professional program chosen by each winning student.
If you are the parent of a high school student in the East Idaho area and would like more information about this scholarship program for the 2019-2020 school year, talk with your child's teacher, high school counselor or visit www.yourturn2apply.com