• 2019 Scholarship Application

    The Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce will award a $1,000 scholarship to one high school senior.

     

    Application Deadline April 26, 2019

    Scholarship requirements: Applicant must reside in the Greater Springfield area-Burke, Fairfax Station, Franconia, Kingstowne, Laurel Hill, Lorton Station, Newington or Springfield; maintain a 3.0 GPA and college major must be business-related.

     

    Finalists must be available to interview the afternoon of May 7, 2019.

     

    (Please Print or Type)

    Name (circle one) Miss/Mr.____________________________________________________________________

    Address (include zip code)_____________________________________________________________________

    Phone __________________________________________________ Date of Birth______________________

    Email Address____________________________________________________________________________

    High School ______________________________________ Grade Point Average ______________________

    School Address ___________________________________________________________________________

    Do you participate in any business-affiliated clubs, groups, or extra-curricular activities (FBLA, DECA, Honor Society, etc.)?  If so, please list. ______________________________________________________________

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    List the post-secondary school(s) or colleges(s) to which you have applied: ___________________________

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    Have you been accepted by any of the above institutions?_______________ Start Date? ________________

    Have you chosen a major? _________  If so, what? ______________________________________________

    Have you applied for, or been awarded, any other scholarships and/or financial assistance? ______________

    If so, please give details: ____________________________________________________________________

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    How do you plan to finance the cost of your post-secondary school education? ________________________

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    Scholarship Application Essay Questions

    (Please attach a separate sheet with your typed responses. answer each of the questions using 150 words or less per question.

    1. Considering your involvement in business related clubs and extra-curricular activities, what has given you the most valuable experience and why?
    2. What do you consider to be the biggest challenges facing business today?
    3. What community service projects have you been involved with in the past?
    4. Describe why you believe you deserve a scholarship from the Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce.

     

     

    Please return completed application to                                                                                                                           

    Greater Springfield Chamber of Commerce                                                                                                                                              

    6434 Brandon Ave., Suite 208                                                                                                                                  

    Springfield, VA  22150

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