When you are finished, read the question again and then read your essay to make sure that the essay addresses every point. The administration of my school dismissed it, but it caught the attention of my local newspaper. Your essays should delve beneath the surface and reveal insights about your candidacy based on our four selection criteria : scholarship, leadership, service, and character.
It had never occurred to me that teachers would lie to students.
Return to top What are the Park Scholarships application essay prompts? Self-Endorsement We encourage you to complete a Park Scholarships Self-Endorsement Form if you will apply for admission to NC State by the October 15 deadline and fall into one of the following two scenarios: A You do not attend an endorsing school, but believe you are highly qualified for the Park Scholarships on the basis of scholarship, leadership, service, and character -OR- B You do not receive your school's endorsement, but believe you are at least as competitive as your school's endorsed candidates.
If you do not receive your school's endorsement, but believe you are at least as competitive as your school's endorsed candidates, you may self-endorse. Explanations of each endorsement method appear near the bottom of this page.