CAFFA SCHOLARSHIP 2016 Attention High School Graduating Seniors!
Enter Our 5th Annual Essay Contest to Win a $2,000 Scholarship!
CAFFA is pleased to invite incoming College Students to enter our Essay Contest in order to win an Educational Scholarship! This $2,000 tuition scholarship will be awarded to one graduating high school senior, who has been accepted to a 2- or 4-year college for the 2016-2017 school year. This award is intended for students who have come into their family through adoption, in the Chicago area.
The application and essay must be submitted by July 31st, 2016 and the recipient will be notified early August 2016. The winning essay and photo of the recipient will be published on our website, and in our e-newsletter. In order to be considered for this award, please fill out the form below, and email the form along with your essay to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your attached essay entry must be in PDF or a text (.txt) document and include your full name and email address in the header of the document itself. The essay question and guidelines are listed below.
ESSAY CONTEST GUIDELINES
2016 Graduating High School Seniors only (proof will be required if you are selected as the recipient--copies of diploma & final report card, as well as a copy of the acceptance letter from your college of choice)
I have a sibling(s) that came to our family through adoption/foster care
Please tell us about yourself. Include information about your family, your connection to adoption/foster care, and how adoption and/or foster care have touched/shaped your life. How will your background impact your future and your goals & dreams?
If you have any questions, please send your inquiry to Claudia at email@example.com. Thank you for your interest in CAFFA's Scholarship - good luck to you!