2017 - From Failure to Promise Scholarship Essay Contest

Who Is Eligible:

1) Are you currently a H.S. senior or college student (undergraduate or graduate) who will be attending a college or university in the United States, Canada, or Mexico during the 2017-2018 academic year?

2) Do you have at least a 2.5 cumlative GPA? (Upload most recent transcript, when prompted to do so.)

3) Have you read the book "From Failure to Promise: 360 Degrees" (Dr. C. Moorer) and wrote an essay (min. 1500 words) answering all (3) of the following prompts? (Upload completed essay, when prompted to do so.)

 

 

 


Requirements:

Questions need to be answered 

 

a. Which track(s): (On Track, Off Track, New Track, Fast Track, Tenure Track, or Backtrack) of the book,From Failure to Promise – "360 Degrees", presented or reiterated the most important life lessons for you and why? (Cite 3-5 key examples from the book)

b. The author reiterates the importance of (Faith, Education, Experience, and Effort) throughout the book,From Failure to Promise – "360 Degrees". Which factor(s) was/were most vital to his evolution in going from a "flunk-out" to a "professor" at the very same university and beyond? (Cite 3-5 key examples from the book)

c. How does the "Dr. C. Moorer's - 7 Spheres of Influence and Integration Model “ from the book, From Failure to Promise – “360 Degrees"  affect your world-view as related to civic responsibility and global citizenship? Explain.


Deadline: 07/31/2017 Based on last year's deadline
Amount: $10,000.00
How to apply:

 


Application is past due this year, please check it back for further information.