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Creative Communities Scholarship Application

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Service Scholarship Application

Ohio’s Future Scholarship Application

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What extracurricular and/or service opportunities have you been a part of in high school or the past four years?  Please answer this question in the form of the below table.





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Write a brief essay (500 -750 words) in answer to the following question: How did attending a relatively small high school aid in developing you as an individual and has that experience in some way shaped what you hope to accomplish in the future?

Write a brief essay (500 - 750 words) in answer to the following question: How did attending homeschool aid in developing you as an individual and has that experience in some way influenced what you hope to accomplish in the future?

Write a brief essay (500 - 750 words) in answer to the following question: How has your cultural or ethnic heritage aided in shaping you as an individual and has your cultural or ethnic heritage in some way influenced what you hope to accomplish in the future?

In a brief essay (500 - 750 words) answer the following question: Why should you be selected for the Ohio Christian University Service scholarship? Please do so explaining to the scholarship committee some of your leadership roles and abilities.

Scholarship Rubric: Maximum 15 points

13 - 15 Points
The explanation was outstanding in all aspects.  Grammar, handwriting, and spelling were all neat and correct.  The student clearly explains why he/she should be selected for a scholarship. The student has many leadership abilities. The student clearly has taken a considerable amount of time and thought in constructing the answers to this question.

10 - 12 Points
The explanation was clear.  Grammar, handwriting, and spelling were all neat and correct.  The student explains why he/she should be selected for a scholarship. The student has a few leadership abilities. The student has taken sometime and thought in constructing the answers to this question.

7 - 9 Points
The explanation was somewhat clear.  Grammar, handwriting, and spelling contained some mistakes.  The student vaguely explains why he/she should be selected for a scholarship. The student has made some leadership abilities. The student has taken some time and thought in constructing the answers to this question.

3 - 6 Points
The explanation was not clear.  Grammar, handwriting, and spelling contained several mistakes.  The student does not explain well why he/she should be selected for a scholarship. The student has few or no leadership abilities. The student has not taken time and thought in constructing the answers to this question.

0 - 2 Points
The explanation was not clear at all or the essay was not complete.  Grammar, handwriting, and spelling contained make the answers hard to interpret.  The student does not explain at all why he/she should be selected for a scholarship. The student does not list any leadership abilities. The student has not taken any time and thought in constructing the answers to this question.

 

Service Scholarship Agreement

By submitting the OCU Service Scholarship application, I agree to fulfill service to the university as part of my responsibilities of receiving this scholarship.