Check out these “Two and a half years ago if I had been asked if I wanted to be a part of the HOSA organization I honestly would not have had a clue what that meant or where to begin!
I did know that I wanted to pursue a career in the health field and was guided to Tolles Career & Technical Center where I was accepted into the Pre-Vet two year program.
Let’s say the essay question is, “What is a time in your life when you demonstrated courage?
” Your thesis could be, “A time in my life when I demonstrated courage was when I helped save my neighbor’s dog from a tornado.” Your essay for the scholarship would support and elaborate upon this statement.
My first HOSA conference as the Historian was the International Leadership Conference in Orlando, Florida in June 2017.
Over 2,500 students came together to learn from five outstanding healthcare professionals.
That’s where an excellent scholarship application essay becomes a necessity and the to winning the money.
The scholarship essay provides the scholarship committee an opportunity to learn more about the individual behind the application, and gives them a much more detailed look at your student’s school and home life.
Maybe someone like Gloria Steinem or Superman has had the biggest influence in your life.
It may not be 100% traditional, but at least it’s more personalized and, therefore, more interesting. Big money is at stake, so make sure you give them what they want!