Danley’s Garage Builders Scholarship

Danley’s is offering a $1,000 scholarship contest to all current and prospective college students that can write 700+ words answering the question, “What Teacher Has Inspired You?”

Danley's Garage World Scholarship

Danley’s Garages is a Chicago garage builder that has built over 100,000 garages in the Chicagoland area and suburbs since 1959. We build custom garages for homeowners with detached garages in need of replacement.

More importantly, we believe in the value of education and continued learning throughout life. We’re asking the question, “What Teacher Has Inspired You?” because we believe in the life-changing ability of people to teach others and benefit society as a whole.

We want to hear about a particular teacher in your life has helped you dramatically or changed your life for the better in a 700+ word essay. We’re proud to offer this scholarship to a worthy student that best describes how a teacher has inspired them.

Application Requirements

Tell us about a teacher that has inspired you in your life and how that has affected you. Give us an introduction to who you are and how this teacher inspired you to be who you are today and who you will be moving forward.

Acceptable essays will be between 700 and 1,000 words long that answer the question, “What Teacher Has Inspired You?”

Each scholarship submission must also include: 

  • a photo of yourself (.jpg or .png format)
  • your mobile phone number
  • your home address
  • proof of enrollment to a college or university (this can include a digital scan of your unofficial transcript, letter from admissions or acceptance letter on a school letterhead)


To be eligible to participate in the Danley’s Garages Scholarship Contest you must be:

  • A legal U.S. resident
  • A current undergraduate college student or a current high school student that will be enrolled in a college/university.

How to Submit

All entries should be sent to scholarship@danleys.com.

Your e-mailed entry must be received by November 15th, 2019. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered.

How We’ll Pick a Winner

We will award the $1,000 scholarship to the qualified applicant that best answers the question, “What Teacher Has Inspired You?” Use between 700 and 1,000 words to describe a teacher in your life that has inspired you.

Notification of The Winner

We’ll notify the winner by phone, email and/or US Mail by December 15th, 2019.

Scholarship Distribution and Usage of Monies

The $1,000 scholarship will be paid directly to the winner’s school. The scholarship winner understands that the usage of award monies will only be used for education-related purposes including tuition, books, etc.

Additional Information

All content and creative work submitted for the purposes of this scholarship will become the property of Danley’s Garages and may be reposted or displayed online or any other media channels including television or print without notification. Any email communications sent to Danley’s Garages or any of its agents or representatives will be retained.

By submitting an application for this scholarship, the applicant grants Danley’s Garages and any of its agents or representatives permission to post the applicants name, photo, essay entry on our website (www.danleysgarageworld.com) and any other marketing or communications including but not limited to print, online, television, social media and related websites. The winning applicant also agrees to assist Danley’s with any of the tasks mentioned above and/or any other promotional activities related to this scholarship.



Since 1959, Danley’s has been Chicagoland’s top choice for garage construction. Since then, we’ve built over 100,000 garages, making us Chicago’s largest and most trusted garage builder.

We offer an unbeatable combination of products, service and value for homeowners across Chicagoland.

Get a free quote now or call us at 877-DANLEYS today!

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