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Dowling Educational Scholarship Application - 2024

 
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INSTRUCTIONS: Please Submit Completed Application by Friday, February 23, 2024
You will find the HHID# on the back of your client card. Note: there is also a date on the back of your card, but that # is not the HHID.
ALL APPLICANTS
ESSAY: Please submit an ESSAY (250 to 750 words). Please be sure your essay addresses the following:
1) Describe why you are applying for this scholarship
2) Describe your educational goals
3) Describe any challenges you are facing in achieving your educational goals
4) Describe how this scholarship will help you reach your goals.
Even if you have applied before please answer these questions in full.
ESSAY: Please submit an ESSAY (250 to 750 words). Be sure it addresses the 4 items listed above.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg txt pdf doc docx.
IF YOU ARE A STUDENT, IN ADDITION TO THE ESSAY, PLEASE ALSO ATTACH THE FOLLOWING ITEMS: When attaching your documents, please DO NOT HIT THE UPLOAD BUTTON, just choose your document and hit submit when you have completed the entire form.
Attach a separate page titled MOST IMPORTANT ACTIVITIES which describes the three most important activities you are involved in. Include the length of involvement and any position you have held. (This can include clubs, community service, athletics, work, hobbies, etc.)
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg txt pdf doc docx.
Provide a report card/recent transcript that reflects your grades for the CURRENT school year. A complete transcript from your PREVIOUS school year is also required.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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A complete transcript from your PREVIOUS school year is also required.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Submit a minimum of 2 letters from one or more teachers, a guidance counselor, employer, supervisor, coach, or community/spiritual leader.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png eps tif pdf doc docx ppt pptx.
Submit a minimum of 2 letters from one or more teachers, a guidance counselor, employer, supervisor, coach, or community/spiritual leader.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg txt pdf doc docx.
IF YOU ARE NOT A STUDENT, IN ADDITION TO THE ESSAY, PLEASE ALSO ATTACH THE FOLLOWING ITEMS:
Attach a separate page titled WORKING/CHILD-REARING/OTHER which describes your current situation – working, child rearing, other.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
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Submit a minimum of 2 letters, from a current employer or supervisor (if employed), a former employer or supervisor, coach, or community/spiritual leader.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg jpeg txt pdf doc docx.
Submit a minimum of 2 letters, from a current employer or supervisor (if employed), a former employer or supervisor, coach, or community/spiritual leader.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png eps tif pdf doc docx ppt pptx.
You may attach an additional signed Letter of Recommendation from a teacher, counselor, employer, spiritual leader or community service provider.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.
I certify the accuracy of the statements included in this application. I am aware that omissions or inaccuracies could result in the cancellation of this scholarship.
Please type your full name to Certify the accuracy of the statements included in this application.
If applicant is under age 18, please have a parent type their full name here.
Thank you for your applying for the 2024 Dowling Educational Scholarship. We wish you all the best in your future endeavors. You will be notified in late April if you have been awarded a scholarship. If you have any questions or concerns please contact our Client Services team, by phone at 914.232.6572 ext.110/ext.111 or email scholarships@communitycenternw.org.