Applications for the 2023-2024 academic year will open Oct. 1 and will be due by Feb. 8, 2023 via electronic application.
In addition to completing the application, you should ask two people from outside your family who are familiar with your qualities and service/academic activities that align with the Changemaker Scholars Program, to serve as a reference for you. This could be a teacher, supervisor, advisor, coach, mentor, etc.
Contact the person you have in mind, make sure they knows that you are listing them as a reference and that they may receive a phone call or email from the selection committee. Make sure you have their name, email address and phone number so you can submit it at the end of the application.
For your application, write and submit an essay, no longer than 2 pages, single spaced, 12-point font.
In your essay, please discuss (in no particular order):
This is a highly competitive process. Last year we received 170 applications for just 5 spots. Think about how to make your application stand out.