The Jo Williams Honorary Scholarship
The Scholarship winner will receive $1,000 which will be paid directly to the college or university that the winner will attend.
The applicant must be a college-bound high school senior in the Greater Fort Worth Area Region with at least five years of experience in Destination ImagiNation and must have at least a 3.0 GPA.
The Three Tasks:
1) The applicant will create an original composition on “The DI Effect”. The composition will be in 12 pt font and will be no longer than 1,000 words.
2) The applicant will share a short (100 words or less) anecdote on a DI memory.
3) The applicant will create a product on the following:
This has been an unusual year and even though our technology allows us to connect with each other to a degree, many of us have had much more solitary time at home. To help cope with this, people have adopted pets to provide more companionship. Your challenge is to create the perfect pandemic pet, which should have at least two special features to help cope with this year that would not be found in a regular pet.
The product may be presented in one of the following formats: A YouTube or other on-line type of video.
The applicant will supply a letter of recommendation from their Team Manager and a school administrator or teacher.
The deadline for applying for this scholarship is January 11th, 2023.
The Fine Print:
The decision of the Scholarship Committee is final. The scholarship winner’s material may be used as promotional material for the Greater Ft. Worth Area Destination Imagination Region.
Send application materials to: Jo Williams
1820 Prairie Rock Way
Round Rock, Texas 78664
This Year Only: Application, letters, applicant composition and anecdote may be sent as a Word or PDF document to this email: JoWilliamsDI@gmail.com.
Incomplete applications will not be accepted.
9/1: Challenges Released
10/?: Team Manager Trainings
11/1: Scholarship &
available, GFW Store opens
12/16: Tournament Registration
1/6: Tournament Registration
Final Deadline ($125)
1/28: Appraiser Training
2/1: Schedule Released
2/11: Regional Tournament
3/24-25: State Tournament
5/?: Global Finals