What to put in a Scholarship Essay

 

Part I:† Personal Information (Include some or all)

 

Ÿ         Name

Ÿ         Age (Birthday)

Ÿ         Where Born

Ÿ         Where Lived

Ÿ         Where Live Now

Ÿ         Family

Ÿ         ††††† Parents, Siblings, Spouse, Children

Ÿ         Who You Admire Most

Ÿ         Travels

Ÿ         Things You Enjoy

Ÿ         Things You Donít Enjoy

Ÿ         Favorite Sports, Activities, Hobbies, Interests

Ÿ         Favorite Movies, TV Shows, Singers, Actors, Musical Groups

Ÿ         Favorite Foods/Beverages

 

Part II:† Educational/Work History

A.† Educational

Ÿ         Elementary

Ÿ         ††††† Strengths

Ÿ         ††††† Weaknesses

Ÿ         ††††† Honors/Achievements

Ÿ         High School

Ÿ         ††††† Strengths

Ÿ         ††††† Weaknesses

Ÿ         ††††† Honors/Achievements

Ÿ         College

Ÿ         ††††† Strengths

Ÿ         ††††† Weaknesses

Ÿ         ††††† Honors/Achievements

Ÿ         ††††† Degree Program

B.† Work

Ÿ         Full Time

Ÿ         Part Time

Ÿ         Summer Employment

Ÿ         Volunteer Work

Ÿ         Community Involvement

 

 

Part III:† Goals/Dreams

 

Ÿ         Short Term

Ÿ         Long Term

 

Part IV:† What Attending Tribal College Means To You

 

Ÿ         Be Positive

Ÿ         Culture/Traditions?