Essay Instructions: Select an essay topic below and write your essay with a maximum of 500 words in either Arial or Times New Roman 12-point font. Your essay must be double-spaced between lines with 1-inch margins. Essays that fail to meet any of these specifications will not be considered for a scholarship.
Topic 1: Share your turnaround story. Describe what obstacles you faced when you entered high school and what steps you took to “turnaround. Be specific when detailing the hardships that you faced. Explain the impact that this hurdle had on your academic performance. Share how your mental health was influenced. Upload your essay here.
Topic 2: Describe how your high school matriculation prepared you for your future college and career path. Detail any steps you took to help you get ahead. Explain any special classes you enrolled in, certifications you obtained, jobs held, or community service projects completed that align with your future college and career plans.
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