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Unformatted text preview: Please write a statement about why you deserve this scholarship. In particular, provide evidence that your academic performance and goals merit this scholarship support or additional scholarship funding. How would receiving this award make a difference to you. How does school prepare us for the real world? I thought I knew the answer. That is until I saw another aspect of society, now; Im not sure what to believe. Because I am of age, my parents instill in me a philosophy that goes hand in hand with education, a working philosophy. My parents believe that working or learning a trade is just as essential as getting an education. As a result, I have been working in construction sites doing various things in order to achieve their image of a real man . At a time when any other person in my shoes has no reason to continue their education, I pursued higher education. Most people surrounding me started a business and are wealthy without the education. Drop out tech millionaires, entrepreneurs, and celebrities further add to the list of rich and successful men and...
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- Spring '11