Uber is dishing out ‘appreciation awards’ up to $10K to let prolific drivers Buy stock

As Uber Gear S up for its highly-anticipated public debut, the Company is setting aside some dough for drivers that have logged some serious rides on the platform as a reward for sticking with the service ... The Company is setting aside shares of common stock at the initial IPO price that drivers WHO earn this appreciation award will be able to purchase ... Uber detailed that for drivers outside of the United States, the appreciation award may be adjusted on a region-by-region Basis to account for differences in average hourly earnings by region.