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Topic / 01

Insurers base premiums in part on the risk they assume covering a particular customer, home, and/or vehicle. The lower a risk posed by the policyholder and his home/vehicle, the lower the premium you'll be assigned. Tell us some steps you take to minimize risk in your day-to-day activities and describe your strategy for avoiding risk in the future.

Topic / 02

Advances in technology have changed insurance in many ways. One of the latest is the introduction of pay-as-you-drive insurance, which monitors driving habits and offers discounts for them. Critics cite privacy concerns, but so far few consumers seem worried. Where would you draw the line on providing information to insurers without compromising privacy?

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Choose Your Topic

Consider the essay options about risk and technology to decide which appeals to you. Once you've made your choice, research the topic and tell us, in 1,000 words, how you deal with the challenge presented.

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When you complete your project, send it to us using the web form below. Essays will be judged by a HomeownersInsurance.com Editor, Director of Marketing and Web Copywriter.

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If your essay is judged the best by our panel, you'll receive a $1,000 scholarship! Plus, we'll publish the winning project on the HomeownersInsurance.com blog.

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How to enter the HomeownersInsurance Scholarship

Tell your story.
In at least 1,000 words, write an essay describing the topic above. Don’t forget to be creative.
Send us your best.
Fill out the form below, no later than December 31st, 2014.