2009UrbanLeagueofPhiladelphiaScholarshipApplication

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Unformatted text preview: Leal Name Last First M 2009 If R BAN I. FLAG U [‘3 OF PHI LA I) If L?“ I.-'\ SCHO LA RSI” PS Check the scholarship(s) for which you wish to be considered. Please note if you apply for any scholarship(s) you are not qualified, the Urban League of Philadelphia reserves the right to discard any and all applications. i3 BERNARD C. WATSON, PHD SCHOLARSHIP The Bernard C. Watson, PhD Scholarship is available to a Philadelphia public school high school senior who, like Dr. Watson, demonstrates a strong commitment to serving the community. Honorees must attend an accredited four-year college or university and maintain a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0. The scholarship is valued at $2,500.00 for one (1) year. Four (4) scholarships are available. 5 ROBERT SORRELL COMMUNITY SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP The Robert Sorrell Community Service Scholarship is available to a Philadelphia public high school senior that demonstrates academic success, leadership within their communities, and a desire to pursue a career in the Social Sciences. Applicants must have and maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5, coupled with a strong commitment to community service. Valued at $1,000.00 for one (1) year. [:1 WANDA PAUL SCHOLARSHIP The Wanda Paul Scholarship is available to high school seniors through college sophomores, who posses a minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0. Chosen honorees will be awarded after submitting their academic records. Valued at $1,000.00 for one (1) year. :I BILL AND JOANNE RIBBLE URBAN LEAGUE OF PHILADELPHIA SCHOLARSHIP TO KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY The Bill and Joanne Ribble Urban League of Philadelphia/Kutztown Scholarship is available to incoming Kutztown University freshman from the School District of Philadelphia. Applicants must have and maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, and demonstrate a strong commitment to community service. Valued at $1,250.00 for four (4) years. For admissions and other information about Kutztown University, please access the university website at: wwwKutztowncdg E3 URBAN LEAGUE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS SCHOLARSHIP The Urban League Young Professionals Scholarship is available to a high school senior who is preparing to matriculate at a college or university or is currently enrolled in a bachelor's degree program. Awardees shall reflect a deep commitment to community service. Minimum GPA requirements are 2.7, which must be maintained throughout the duration of the scholarship. Valued at $1,000.00 for one (1) year. Cl URBAN LEAGUE GUILD EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP The Urban League Guild Scholarship is available to a high school senior entering their first semester of college. They must demonstrate high scholastic achievement, and a strong commitment to community service. Valued at $1,000.00 for one (1) year. it URBAN LEAGUE ENTERPRISE RENT-A-CAR SCHOLARSHIP The Urban League Enterprise Rent-A-Car Scholarship is available to a high school senior who is preparing to matriculate at a college or university or is currently enrolled in a bachelor's degree program. Awardees shall reflect a deep commitment to community service. Minimum GPA requirements are 2.7, which must be maintained throughout the duration of the scholarship. Valued at $1,000.00 for one (1) year. Two (2) scholarships are available. 2009 URBAN LEAGUE OF PHILADELPHIA SCHOLARSHIPS Check the scholarship(s) for which you wish to be considered. Please note if you apply for any scholarship(s) you are not qualified, the Urban League of Philadelphia reserves the right to discard any and all applications. iii ANNE’S CHILD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP The Anne's Child Memorial Scholarship is available to a graduating student from Philadelphia's Overbrook High School or a graduate of Overbrook enrolled at a fuin accredited four-year college or university. The student must be fully committed to academic achievement and community service. Successful high school seniors will be in the top 1% of their graduating class, and both the high school senior or Overhrook alumni shall have and maintain throughout the duration of the scholarship a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.5 on a scale of 4.0. in addition to community service and extracurricular activities, award winners will have above average SAT andfor ACT scores and excellent recommendations. The Anne's Child Memorial Scholarship is valued at $2,000.00 for one (1) year, and will be disseminated directly to the scholarship recipient. PERSONAL INFORMATION Number and Street W E-Mail Address Date of Birth ocial Security S Gender Male B Female CI US Citizenship YES 1:] NO i: EDUCATION Name of current hih school or collee City State Zip code Name the coliee/universit ou lan to attend Hih School Seniors Onl City State Zip code Name Occupation/Title SCHOOL COURSES, ACTIVITIES, AND EXPERIENCES List Advanced Placement (AP) and honors courses, and any internship that you have held that is directly related to your academic or career interest. Course of Program List school and community activities in which you have participated including, but not limited to, varsity and club sports, scouting, church groups, student government, honor societies, and community service/volunteer activities. Offices Held Dates of Participation List jobs you have held in the past three years. Job or Kind of Work List any honors, awards, and/or special recognition you have received over the last year. RECOMMENDATIONS Two (2) recommendations are required to support your application. One should be an instructor or school official who is familiar with your academic work. The other should be an adult (nor/1m relative) who can give a personal reference of you. Please attach both recommendations to your application. All references must use the statement of recommendation forms provided with this application. Prepare a gpeda one-page, 500 words minimum essay on the topic(s) related to the scholarship(s) for which you wish to be considered. Please note with the failure to meet specified guidelines, Urban League of Philadelphia reserves the right to discard any and all applications. 0 Essay topic for Bernard C. Watson= PhD Scholarship candidates Please provide us with your career goals and demonstrate how they will benefit the City of Philadelphia. 0 Essay topic for Robert 513on Sorrell Community Service Scholarship candidates Please highlight an obstacle or challenge that you have overcome throughout your academic career. 0 Essay topic for Wanda Paul Scholarship candidates Please demonstrate the importance of honesty and integrity in your efforts to build a successful career path. 0 Essay for Bill and Joanna Ribble Urban League of Philadelphia Scholarship Please provide details about a challenge encountered throughout your high school career, and how you worked to overcome it. 0 Essay topic for Urban League Young Professionals Scholarship candidates Please identify your volunteer activities and how they have positively impacted your community. 0 Essay topic for Urban League Guild Education candidates Please provide the reader with details about your most difficult decision to date. 0 Essay topic for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals Scholarship candidates Please describe how your intended major of study relates to your future career goal. - Essa to ic for Anne’s Child Memorial Scholarshi Candidates Please describe how your intended major of study relates to your future career, and how you plan to execute your professional goals and objectives. AFFILIATION What Urban League of Philadelphia or the National Urban League affiliated program(s) do you participate and/or have previously participated? NULI'I‘ES Healthy Steps Urban League Intern Program Young Urban Leaders Other: ALL application materials li’lit‘SI be postmarked by Wednesday April 15, 2009 to the following addressee: Urban League of Philadelphia Scholarship Programs 121 South Broad Street, 9th Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107 Please review all of your responses and sign your name below. Your signature will confirm that the information provided is accurate and true and authorize your school to release the information requested. Please note if any of the information you have provided is false, the Urban League of Philadelphia reserves the right to discard any and/or all of your applications. Print Full Name Signature Date STATEMENT OF RECOMMENDATION Please evaluate the applicant named below and retum this form to the Urban League of Philadelphia. Only complete application, including recommendations, received by Wednesda A ril l 2009 will be reviewed. Please rate the applicant with respect to specific attributes by placing a check mark in the appropriate spaces. Omit those areas in which you have no knowledge of the applicant. Please rate honestly and fairly as we are trying to get the most accurate picture of the applicant. IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII I Last First M — III III IIII Signature Date Attribute Average Below average Oral communications skills Long Rane Goals From what association do you know the applicant? How long have you known the applicant? In the space provided, please elaborate on any aspects why, in a competitive group of candidates, this particular student should be selected to receive this scholarship. Use additional paper if necessary. STATEMENT OF RECOMMENDATION Please evaluate the applicant named below and return this form to the Urban League of Philadelphia. Only complete application, including recommendations, received by Wednesda A ril 15 2009 will be reviewed. Please rate the applicant with respect to specific attributes by placing a check mark in the appropriate spaces. Omit those areas in which you have no knowledge of the applicant. Please rate honestly and fairly as we are trying to get the most accurate picture of the applicant. II IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII IIIIIIIIIIIIIIII — III III IIII Signature Date Attribute Average Below average From what association do you know the applicant? How long have you known the applicant? _ In the space provided, please elaborate on any aspects why, in a competitive group of candidates, this particular student should be selected to receive this scholarship. Use additional paper if necessary. CERTIFICATION BY SCHOOL OFFICIAL Please review the student's responses, provide the data requested below, and attach an official transcript of grades to this Questionnaire. Le ai Name Last First M Test Scores Admission test scores are required. Instructions for submitting SAT I or ACT scores are printed in each testing program's Registration Bulletin available at your school. SAT I Test Date E: Verbal C: Math :3 SAT I Test Date l::] Verbal |::j Math [:1 SAT I Test Date E: Verbal [:::l Math l::::l ACT Test Date C: Composite Score E:::l ACT Test Date E: Composite Score :: Class Rank :1 out of [:1 graduating seniors GPA E: usinga E:::l scale Anticipated Graduation date Month E: Year l:] Name of school official Title Signature Date Please send this completed questionnaire, school transcript, recommendation forms, and a high school profile (if available) and forward to: Urban League of Philadelphia Scholarship Programs 121 South Broad Street, 9‘" Floor Philadelphia, PA 19107 ALL application materials must be postmarked by Wednesday April 153 2009. Winners will be selected and notified by Tuesday May 5, 2009. All other applicants will be notified by Friday May 15, 2009. ...
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