2012 Rocky Mountain Cascade Honors In Action Project. Scholarships. Introduction. The region asked chapters to contact their school’s Foundation and other organizations and ask a series of 15 questions regarding how they award their scholarships.
We asked what scholarship committees look for and what traits/qualities they want to see through the application process.
Traits that committees are looking for:
Overall, the organizations said that they are looking fora reason to invest in you and your future. What aboutyour application sets you apart, and how would investing in you make a difference beyond your own goals?
We asked about work experience – is it a plus – and whether a letter from an employer would be a good addition to an application.
We asked about the application, the essay, and the submission process.
Why are YOU the best candidate? submission process.Why should they invest in you?