The Award Amounts are:
$2,000 - One first place winner
$1,000 - Two second place winners
- Enrolled at the University of Cincinnati (full-time)
- Undergraduates only
- All majors are encouraged to apply
- Scholarship will be awarded within Academic Year 2011 and can be applied to Fall 2010, Winter 2010, or Spring 2010 quarter payments.
Please submit the following to the Center for Community Engagement:
- Essay: Write an essay no more than 1000 words about your community involvement this year. Consider the following questions:
- Why is it important to volunteer or give back to your community?
- What made you interested in community service and/or service learning?
- What does your community mean to you?
- Have you showed leadership or initiative in a service project or organization?
- Two letters of recommendation or reference
Email or drop off your application at the Center for Community Engagement office - 2639 Clifton Avenue, Startford Heights, Building # 19 - by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, January 21, 2011.
Applicants will be alerted of their scholarship application status by March 25, 2011.
Questions or comments regarding the scholarship? Please contact AnnieFitzgeraldAward@gmail.com.