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1st Annual Underage Drinking Awareness Scholarship

Annual Teen Safety Scholarship-awarded by The Millar Law Firm

Attention Young Georgians:

Create a Public Service Announcement Warning Teens of the Dangers of Underage Drinking and Win a College Scholarship

Underage drinking poses a serious public safety hazard to young people in Georgia. Often we read or see news stories about families who suffered the loss of a teenage son or daughter to drug and alcohol-related incidents. To  help raise public awareness of just how dangerous underage drinking can be provide educational opportunities to young citizens of Georgia, The Millar Law Firm has created our Dangers of Underage Drinking PSA Scholarship Contest.

The Law Firm will give scholarships of $2,000, $1,000 and $500 in 2015 to high school seniors and rising freshmen in Georgia colleges who create the best catchy videos communicating  about the dangers of underage drinking.  Videos must be creative and not have graphic or disturbing images.

To enter, you’ll need to send us a thirty-second PSA video. We would love to see your best new ideas about the hazards of drinking below the legal age.

Submissions are due befores April 1, 2015.

The Atlanta Advocates of our Firm help your friends and neighbors in the Atlanta metro area recover financially from serious accidents.  We are dedicated to making our community the safest place possible to live and raise families.  Unfortunately, underage drinking and driving while impaired results in too many serious and sometimes deadly car accidents around Atlanta and throughout the State every year.  We believe more can be done to prevent these tragic losses.

We look forward to receiving your scholarship contest application and wish you the best of luck.

Prizes

The Millar Law Firm will provide the following awards to winners of our Scholarship contest. Our review committee will determine the First Place and Second Place winners.

  • 1st Place: $2,000 scholarship
  • 2nd Place: $1,000 scholarship

Honorable Mention: $500 scholarship for video that receives most Social votes

The awards will be in a check from The Millar Law Firm.

Deadline

You must submit your completed application and 30-second video by 11:59 p.m. EDT on April 1, 2015.

Please note that all submissions will belong to The Millar Law Firm to use and reproduce for promotional purposes.

All entrants agree that The Millar Law Firm has permission to use their photo and video marketing.

Eligibility

The Dangers of Underage Drinking PSA video contest is open to rising high school seniors in Georgia and rising college freshmen enrolled at a four-year college or university in Georgia.

Applicants will send a completed downloadable application, head shot photo and 30-second video to scholarship@atlantaadvocate.com.

By submitting the application, you are agreeing that you agree to and understand the The Millar Law Firm Scholarship Contest and related permissions.

Social Voting

The Dangers of Underage Drinking PSA video entries will be uploaded to YouTube. Each entry will have its own page featuring the embedded video, head shot and brief bio.

Visitors can login on the atlantaadvocate.com/scholarship page and vote for their favorite video. Use the #SoberGaScholarship when sharing your favorite video through social media.

The contest entrant whose video receives the most social votes will win the Honorable Mention $500 scholarship.

For questions about The Millar Law Firm Dangers of Underage Drinking Scholarship Contest, please review our Frequently Asked Questions.

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Common Areas we Serve:

  • Alpharetta
  • College Park
  • Marietta
  • East Point
  • Decatur
  • Ellenwood
  • McDonough
  • Riverdale
  • Hampton
  • Stockbridge
  • Peachtree City
  • Roswell
  • Sandy Springs
  • Union City