Senior Seminar

Summer Academic Institute

Rising Senior Seminar

This page is created for Pre-Collegiate Rising Seniors who are enrolled in and participating in the Rising Senior Seminar during SAI 2013.

 

Scholarship Essays Workshop Handouts and Information

Scholarship Essay Prompts:

**Each essay must be labeled correctly:
Name of Scholarship in the title and in a header
at the top left of each page.

Pre-Collegiate Scholarship: Discuss how participation in the Pre-Collegiate Development Program has contributed to your academic goals and achievements. (500-600 words)

Wells Fargo Bank Pre-Collegiate Scholarship: Write a 500-600 word essay describing your educational and occupational goals and how your previous experiences support the probable success of your goals.

Josephine Benavidez Pre-Collegiate Scholarship: Explain the benefits of your experience as a participant in the Pre-Collegiate Development Program Summer Academic Institute.  (300-350 words)

President’s Diversity Scholarship: Discuss your educational and occupational goals and how your previous experiences support the probable success of your goals. (300-350 words)

 

 Scholarship Workshop Handouts:
Click here for a General Scholarship Template

Scholarship Essay Writing PowerPoints:

Click here for the PowerPoint from Day 1 - For a PDF version, click here!

Click here for the PowerPoint from Day 2 - For a PDF version, click here!

Click here for the PowerPoint from Day 3 - For a PDF version, click here!

Editing Information Website Links (click to be redirected to the website):

The Everyday Writer - Most Common Errors
Quick and Dirty Tricks for Better Writing
Purdue Online Writing Lab

The Writer's Handbook - How to Proofread
Proofreading for Common Surface Errors: Spelling, Punctuation, and Grammar

 

Resume Writing Workshop Handouts and Information

Click here for Resume Workshop PowerPoint - For a PDF version, click here!
Click here for the Resume Action Words Worksheet

High School Student with Some Work Experience


Sample Student Resume

Student Resume Template