Dorm Suite Dorm is a custom dorm bedding boutique. We feature thousands of combinations of fabrics, styles, and products for girls and guys! DSD’s scholarship program is only 4 years old and we are looking forward to hearing from our 2015 applicants! This year, applicants will submit an essay on one of three topic choices. The scholarship winner will receive $500.00 towards tuition and $500.00 in dorm bedding and décor for their new dorm room! We can’t wait to read your submissions!
Paid Internship: No
Scholarship: One $500 payment (sent directly to school) towards tuition
Other Compensation: $500 in bedding and dorm accessories
· Must be a graduating senior / entering college freshman
· Minimum 3.0 GPA
· Complete TWO PAGE (typed, 12 font/Times New Roman, 1” margins) essay
Topic Choice #1: The event that has had the most impact on my life. (How it shapes me, and how it influences my future. What I choose to learn from this.)
Topic Choice #2: What would an ideal school be like? How could school be a great experience for every child? What things about school culture would you change? How would you engage students in a way that would make them excited about coming to school to actually learn?
Topic Choice #3: Pick a parent or grandparent and interview them. Ask them what their biggest dreams were for themselves at your age. Did they realize them? How does that make them feel? If they could go back, what advice would they like to give themselves at 18 year old?
Write their story for your essay and include your response to what you learned.
· Two recommendation letters (One of your letters MUST be from a teacher.)
· High school transcripts
· Personal Information
Full Name, Address, Phone Number, Email address
Mail essay to:
Dorm Suite Dorm
ATTN: Scholarship Committee
2832 Culver Road, Birmingham, Al 35223
Deadline: Postmarked by May 1, 2015