SeaPerch/Southern Miss Scholarship Essay

SeaPerch/Southern Miss Scholarship Essay

Rules, Regulations, Eligibility:

Applicants for this scholarship must be graduating high school seniors (class of spring 2015).

Applicants must plan to enroll full-time and live on campus at The University of Southern Mississippi during the fall 2015 semester. (scholarship valid fall 2015 semester only)

Applicants must submit (upload) a letter of recommendation from one of the following:
- School counselor
- Teacher/Principal
- Professional other than a family member

Applicants must submit an essay discussing the following question: HOW HAS YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SEAPERCH COMPETITION HAD AN INFLUENCE ON YOUR ACADEMIC AND CAREER GOALS AND YOUR PLANS TO ATTEND THE UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI?

The essay should be typed, double-spaced and a minimum of 500 words, not to exceed two pages.

Completed application and letter of recommendation must be submitted electronically by Monday, March 16, 2015.

Incomplete applications will not be considered.