WATSONVILLE, Calif.–Nordic Naturals, a manufacturer of omega-3 pet supplements, has launched the "Learn. Inspire. Change. 2013 Essay Scholarship" as part of its "What's Essential" campaign. The company will award $5,000 and a year's supply of Nordic Naturals' omega-3 products to a new or returning college undergraduate.
Scholarship applicants can submit an 1,000-1,500 word essay answering the question: What are the essential components of the education that your generation needs to make a positive impact on the world?
Applicants must be enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university, with a minimum high school or college grade point average of 3.0. Essay submissions and materials will be accepted through March 31.
The winner will be announced on Nordic Naturals' Facebook page in June.