Scholarship Terms and Conditions
Darrigo & Diaz Annual Scholarship for Emergency Responders and Their Families is open to all students who are currently working as an emergency responder or have worked as an emergency responder and their immediate families. The applicant must be a student at an accredited school or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application. All funds will be dispersed to the registrar within 30 days of being announced as the winner. The scholarship winner is determined solely by our selection committee. All decisions of the selection committee are final.
Darrigo & Diaz is not responsible for technical issues which prevent applications from being submitted or considered.
Darrigo & Diaz will not sell, share, or distribute the personal information you submit with your scholarship application to any third parties. The information you submit will be used only for determining the scholarship recipient and deleted after the selection period.
The winner of the Darrigo & Diaz Annual Scholarship for Emergency Responders and Their Families will be determined by a selection committee set up by Darrigo & Diaz. Said selection will in no way be influenced by gender, gender identity, race, national origin, sexual orientation or any criteria other than the meeting of the application requirements and our committee’s evaluation of the essay attached with the application.
MEDIA RELEASE: For any submissions, you hereby grant to Darrigo & Diaz a nationwide, non-exclusive license to use essay, photo and any content generated around awardee material in any media and, specifically, to link to the materials and to make that material available via our website, social media and printed collateral. You warrant that all such materials are original and do not infringe the rights of any third party and that you have the right to grant such license. You also warrant that the material is not obscene, offensive or defamatory to any person, organization or otherwise illegal. If plagiarism is determined, award will be revoked.
Your name will be published alongside your material. If you do not want to grant these rights, please do not submit an application. If you submit any video, film, recorded music, text, photographs, graphics or other materials, you hereby warrant and represent that you personally created, wrote and produced such content and all materials contained within such content, or that you have written permission from or are authorized by the owner(s) of those materials for such use.