Harrison: Education and United Space School Essay

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Dear Prospective Student:

Thank you for your interest in the United Space School. Our program has a long history of providing a life changing educational experience to students from all over the world. The access that we provide to experts in the space industry cannot be duplicated anywhere else. As such, we have a very high standard for students who would fill our few available at-large slots.

In order to apply for one of these slots, we would like you to submit the following items: * A personal resume or CV * A one-page essay explaining your interest in space and why you would be well-suited for this program * A letter of recommendation from a teacher, principal, or headmaster

This information must be submitted to FISE by February 1. We are in the process of setting up a special admissions e-mail box, but you can submit your application now by sending it to my e-mail address: Robert.alexander@unitedspaceschool.org. All students shall have proficiency in the English language. Selected students must be able to handle both the academic and social responsibility of the USS. Each student should have an interest in the space sector, as well as be open minded toward American and world cultures. Students must be at least 15 years of age by July 15 prior to attending the United Space School.

Applicants who pass the initial screening process will be interviewed by the FISE Board of Directors either in person, over the phone, or via Skype. In some