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When reviewing my application, I hope to come across as someone who needs and will appreciate greatly financial help for her education. I come from a family of 5 children and parents who are well off but wisely decided I need to take responsibility for my education. This scholarship is an opportunity for me to continue going to school. Times are hard for everyone, and it is difficult to pay for any education these days, but I feel as though some are misguided to think that if parents are well off, then their children do not need help financially. I feel the need to take responsibility and pay for my own college education, but I cannot do it on my own. For this exact reason, I am asking you to
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Unformatted text preview: help me pay for college. I want to succeed in life and make a good life for my family if or when I have one, and I feel like a good college education will lead to a good career. I also feel, more importantly, that college will lead to a career that will help others and make lives better. I am interested in sociology or social work for that reason, but I know I need an education to get to a point to help others in the way that I want to. I cannot achieve these goals without schooling so this scholarship will be my ticket to continuing pursuing my goals. Thank you for considering me and giving me the opportunity to continue my schooling....
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