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									                          2010-2011 Academic Year
              ELIZABETH WOODWORTH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
                       COLORADO STATE UNVERSITY
                           Application Information

The Elizabeth Woodworth Memorial Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of merit, financial
need and the thoughtfulness of the essays. Student's applying for this award must meet the
following criteria:

      Be enrolled in the College of Applied Human Science or College of Liberal Arts
      Be a first generation college student
      Be enrolled as a full-time continuing or new student
      Be working towards a Bachelor's Degree
      Have a minimum 2.5 GPA
To apply for the Elizabeth Woodworth Memorial Scholarship, please submit the following:

1. Completed application form

2. Two letters of recommendation using the attached recommendation form.

3. One to two page typed personal statement addressing the following:
    Your family background
    Your contributions to the community
    Your career interests and aspirations

4. Two page typed essay addressing the following:
    As president of a major university, you have stated that you are a school of Diversity.
      Recent events sparked comments of racism on your campus, targeting one ethnic group.
      The event started out innocent with no intention of causing harm, but harm was caused.
      In two pages describe the following scenario:

          1. What steps do you take to rectify the harm caused to the students?
          2. How do you address the issue with the students who caused the harm?
          3. What lessons can be learned from this situation?

5. Scholarship recipients will be responsible for volunteering 20 hours each semester.

                                Deadline: Friday, April 16, 2010

A scholarship of $1500 will be awarded on May 5, 2010 from 3:30-4:30 PM in the Lory Student
Center.

Please submit your completed application to:
                    Elizabeth Woodworth Memorial Scholarship Committee
                                   C/O Guadalupe Salazar
                                           El Centro
                                   178 Lory Student Center
                                   Fort Collins, CO 80523
                                     Recommendation Letter



Student’s Name:

(Circle one for each category)                Low                    High

Academic Achievement                          1      2       3       4      N/A*
Leadership Ability                            1      2       3       4      N/A*
Activities and personal attributes            1      2       3       4      N/A*
Contribution to the development &             1      2       3       4      N/A*
Appreciation of diversity

*THE ASTERISK DENOTES A CLAIM OF “NOT APPLICABLE—NO OPPORTUNITY TO
OBSERVE.”


Describe the student’s commitment to building a community that reflects the diversity of society
and its people, ideas, perspectives, cultures, lifestyles and more. (Please use additional pages if
necessary)




Recommended by:

Title and Relationship to student:

Address:

Please return to:      Elizabeth Woodworth Memorial Scholarship
                       C/O Lupe Salazar, Director of El Centro
                       Colorado State University, 178 Lory Student Center
                       Fort Collins, CO 80523

Must be postmarked or delivered to El Centro by 5 pm, April 16, 2010.
                 ELIZABETH WOODWORTH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
                         COLORADO STATE UNIVERSITY
                                 2010-2011


NAME:
    Last                                    First                          MI            M/F

SOCIAL SERCURITY #:                         AGE:           MARITAL STATUS:

LOCAL ADDRESS:
                      (Street               City                   State                 Zip)

PHONE:
              (Area Code)

MAJOR:                                      DEPARTMENT:

GRADE POINT AVERAGE:                        YEAR AT COLORADO STATE:

Attached is my personal statement.

In the event that I am selected to receive the Elizabeth Woodworth Memorial Scholarship, I
authorize Colorado State University to release information regarding my selection to the media.

Applicant’s Signature:                                             Date:


Please return this application form and personal statement to El Centro, 178 Lory Student Center,
Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523 by 5:00 pm on Friday, April 16, 2010. The
two letters of recommendation should either accompany your application or be sent directly to El
Centro.




           2010-2011 ELIZABETH WOODWORTH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

								
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