Scholarship Essay Sample-First Generation Student

Provide a scholrship application example for peer review. Your peers will determine the scholarship winner.

The Scholarship is for students whose parents have not
graduated from college or who are the first in the family to receive a graduate
degree or who are immigrants to the United States and pursuing higher education
for the first time in the US. This scholarship was established to enable
students to blaze a new trail of success for their families and in their
communities.

The essay should clearly demonstrate the following:
·
Family history as it
relates to immigration to the U.S., graduate school, or first-generation
college student status
·
Current community
involvement and plans to be part of a community-based impact.