The Hoffoss Devall Louisiana Problem Solver Scholarship is a $2,000 scholarship for a Louisiana high school senior who is enrolled in a two-year to five-year institution in Louisiana in 2020. It is awarded through a competition sponsored by Hoffoss Devall, LLC ("Sponsor") and administered by GNGF, LLC, for the purpose of helping to give the possibility of a college education to a deserving individual.
The Competition is open to any Louisiana high school senior who is a legal resident of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled in a two-year to five-year institution in 2020. Employees of Hoffoss Devall, LLC and GNGF, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and spouse), and persons living in the same households of such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in the competition. No minimum GPA is required.
How do you apply?
To apply for this scholarship, create a short (2-4 minute video) OR submit an essay (must be at least 1,000 words) answering this prompt:
If you had $1 million, what problem would you try to solve? And how would you do it? Who would you work with? Why would you try to solve that particular problem?
OPTION 1 – If you're submitting a video application – Upload your video to YouTube. Fill out the application with supporting essay, and include a link to your video on YouTube.
OPTION 2 – If you're submitting an essay application – Fill out the application and include your full essay (must be at least 1,000 words) in the appropriate submission box.
Then go to the application page, where you will be asked to do the following:
1. Fill out an application including your name, address, date of birth, educational background (graduation year; high school attended), and student identification number at the Qualifying Institution at which you are enrolled for 2020.
2. Upload your video and supporting essay, then provide a link to your video or submit your full essay (must be at least 1,000 words) with your application.