Freshman Community Service Award

$1000 is awarded to three members of the incoming freshman class and added to your fall semester’s financial aid. Winning this award will not impact other scholarships.

Requirements:

Write an essay, no more than 600 words long about your involvement in community service and leadership. Attach to your essay a list of the community service and/or leadership activities you have taken part of. Possible essay topics are:

·         Why do you do community service?

·         What do you get from doing community service?

·         How can you make service to others a part of your daily life?

·         How has community service and leadership helped you to grow?

·         Discuss a situation in which you were in a leadership position and had to overcome an obstacle.

·         How do you plan to continue doing community service in the future?

All essays must be received by midnight on Friday, September 13th.  Essays can be emailed to apo@union.rpi.edu, stop by our office or send the essays through inter-campus mail or postal mail to our office.

Any Questions?

Contact our Service Vice President:

Aimee Beaudette

beauda2@rpi.edu