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Terry Foundation Scholarships
 

First-Time Freshman

Scholarship Essay Prompts

To be prepared for submitting your application, we are providing you the prompts for the two major essays required for consideration for the Terry Scholarship as an incoming freshman:

  1. In approximately 500-1000 words, please answer the following essay: What was the environment in which you were raised? Describe your family, home, neighborhood, or community, and explain how it has shaped you as a person.
  2. In approximately 500-1000 words, please answer the following essay: Describe an example of your leadership. Be sure to describe your actions and the actions of those around you and to explain what you accomplished.