Scholarship Intent: To provide financial support for undergraduate students.
Criteria: Must demonstrate financial need. Preference given to students who applied for financial aid and have need as determined by the financial aid office. Students must have at least one semester remaining before graduation.
Class Level: HS Seniors, Undergrad: Any, Grad: N/A
Personal Statement: Awardees of this scholarship should demonstrate a personal drive to overcome obstacles as well as a community-oriented focus and a commitment to others. Within this context, please provide a personal statement describing your academic and career goals. Your statement should answer the following questions: What are your reasons for applying for this scholarship? How do you intend to use your degree upon graduation? To what extent does your field of study benefit you and/or the larger community?
Please provide a brief statement of financial need detailing how this receiving this scholarship will assist you and enable you to achieve your academic and career goals. If you are currently working to support your education, or are a participant in EOP, Guardian Scholars or related campus programs, please include this in your response.
Please provide the name and e-mail of an individual who can provide a reference on your behalf. Your reference provider should be familiar with you and able to speak to your personal, professional and/or academic achievements. Faculty, colleagues or mentors are highly recommended. Please be sure to communicate to the individual that you are listing them as a reference provider and give them context on the scholarship for which you are applying so they can tailor their reference.