550-word essays expressing applicants academic and professional goals and how their personal experiences will help them to accomplish those goals.
I am wanting to become a Psychologist and plan on coninuing my studies at a senior college.
Essay length is limited to 550 words; anything in excess of this limit will be truncated. DO NOT include information in your essay that would clearly identify you.
Emphasis in judging is placed on a goal statement that includes specific information on experience or steps taken toward the goal, persuasiveness (e.g., how your past achievements/experiences and your future planning increase the probability of reaching your goal), why you think that you will succeed, and also grammar, spelling and punctuation.
Since your scholarship application will be judged solely on the basis of this essay, it’s important that your essay accurately and fully describe your life, academic, career and/or vocational goals and how you plan to achieve them.