Scholarship Essay Sample-Underrepresented Student

Provide a scholrship application example for peer review. Your peers will determine the scholarship winner.
Your university should be proud to be a minority-majority university that aspires to
recruit, retain, and graduate even more underrepresented students by providing
the necessary support to help them succeed in fields where there is a
significant shortage of minority professionals.

The Scholarship for students
from Underrepresented Populations is awarded to continuing students from
minority groups including, but not limited to Black or African American,
American Indian and Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander,
and Hispanic or Latino in pursuit of their educational and career goals.

The essay should clearly demonstrate the following:
Explain why the TCSPP
mission resonates with you.
Discuss a perspective
or stigma associated with mental health in your personal culture/community.