TEXAS SOUTHWEST SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
TEXAS SOUTHWEST
2014 APPLICATION FORM
APPLICATION PROCEDURE

  • STEP ONE  - Fill out a Scholarship Application Packet.
  • STEP TWO - Obtain the necessary materials and include it with your application packet.
1. Completed application form
2. Completed school recommendation form
3. Completed letter of recommendation from pastor
4. Completed essay of 300-400 words on designated topic
5. Completed required in person interview with the scholarship committee






NOTE: After the Scholarship Committee receives your completed application packet. You will be notified of your interview date which will be during the week of the Texas Southwest Youth Explosion, which is the month of June. Please mark your calendars for the interview. See the official state calendar.)

  • STEP THREE - MAIL YOUR COMPLETED SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION TO THE SCHOLARSHIP COMMITTEE BY
            APRIL 28, 2014. YOUR APPLICATION MUST BE POSTMARKED BY THIS DATE.
Texas Southwest Scholarship Program
Attn: Kenneth Flye
PO BOX 200373
San Antonio, TX 78220

BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION

Legal name in full(Please type) ____________________________________________________________________
Last, First, Middle
Sex (Circle one): Female or Male

Permanent home address: _________________________________________________________________________
Number and street City/Town State Zip Code

Telephone____________ D.O.B. __________ Age______

Are you a U. S. Citizen? _____ Yes _____ No                      Email address: _____________________________


EDUCATION

1. Name of high school now attending________________________________ City __________________ State __TX__ Zip code ___________

Expected date of graduation _______________________Class rank _______ No. in class _________ GPA(on a 4.0 scale) ______________

ACT COMPOSITE SCORE ______ SAT COMBINED SCORE _____________

2. List any other schools that you attended in the last four (4) years. List the schools in order of attendance, with the one you attended most recently first.
Name of school            Location(city and state)                        Dates of attendance





3. List any advanced or special programs, courses or summer courses you have taken. List the most recent course or program first.
Course of ProgramName of schoolLocation(city and state)Dates of attendanceHours per week





4. Name of first-choice college or university __________________________City __________________________________ State _________

Name of second-choice college or university _________________________City __________________________________ State __________

5. What course of study(major) will you pursue? (You may indicate more that one. List in priority order.)

1st ________________________ 2nd ___________________________ 3rd ______________________


6. Have you applied to other institutions? Yes __________ No __________ If yes, please   list below:

__________________________________________________________________


7. Have you made any chosen career paths? Yes __________ No __________   If yes, specify



YOUR ACTIVITIES AND WORK EXPERIENCE
NOTE: Be concise. Limit your answers to the space provided.
1. List activities in which you have participated in your church at the local, district, state and/or national level (such as Youth Department, Sunday School, Auxiliary In Ministries (AIM), Vacation Bible School) Place an X in front of those activities you consider most important.

Activity                Dates of participation       Hours per week     Offices held         Special awards or honors








2. List activities in which you have participated in your school (such as academic, publications, debating, dramatics, sports, music, art, student government, and clubs) Place an X in front of those activities you consider most important.

Activity             Dates of participation        Hours per week        Offices held Special awards or honors







3. List any special talents (such as music, art or sports) that you pursue outside of school.

Talent or activityPeriods of participationSpecial honors, recognition or awards





4. List community activities in which you have participated without pay (such as candy striping, religious work, drug hotlines and outreach programs).

Kind of workName of agency or organization          Dates of participationHours per weekSpecial awards




5. List jobs (including summer employment) you have held in the past 3 or 4 years.

Job and kind of work       Employer             Summer wrk /School year or BothDates of employment        Number of hours per week






Leisure-Time Activities
1. What is the most stimulating book or article (other than those for school assignments) you have read in the last 6 months? Why did you find in stimulating?



2. What do you do for relaxation and fun?




3. Describe your leadership role in activities in your church, school and community. What qualities of yours distinguish you as a leader?






4. Please describe any characteristics of yourself or your family that have been important to your personal development.







Candidate's Self-Assessment
1. Describe a recent experience that has given you a sense of satisfaction or pride. Explain why you were satisfied or proud.





2. Briefly, discuss why you want to study _______________________________________ in college.Field of study



Please review this form to make sure you have answered all questions completely. Proofread your responses.
I certify that I completed this application and that all statements made are true and accurate to the best of my knowledge. (A false statement could eliminate me from consideration for this scholarship.)




Date _________________________ Signature ____________________________________




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