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Scholarship Essay Prompts

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

  1. In approximately 600 words, please answer the following essay: Tell us your story.  What unique opportunities or challenges have you experienced throughout your high school career that have shaped who you are today?
  2. In approximately 600 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.
  3. (Optional) In approximately 600 words, please answer the following essay: Please describe how this scholarship will be a benefit to you pursuing your educational goals.