I moved here from Ohio in fall of 2012 because I felt like Alabama State University was the right school for me. I enjoy living in the dorms because it has been a different experience for me and I have really met some interesting new people while living here. Being that all my family live in Ohio and I am here in Alabama alone attending Alabama State, it is more convenient for me to stay at in the on campus housing. Receiving this scholarship will help me out tremendously, because I don’t want me moving back home in Ohio to be an option for me at all. I am a first generation college student and I don’t only want to be that, I want to be the first generation college graduate. My family is so proud of my accomplishments in school and I wouldn’t want to let them down due to financial needs. I am in need of financial assistance in order to this attend college because I am a low-income student. Although my parents gave me many supports, I received a limited financial assistance due to low family income. To reduce family burden, I took I been searching for financial assistant. Meanwhile, I am working 20 hours per week on campus to support myself with food, gas, and some bills to help out my parents. However, with my increasing tuitions this year, I am facing more challenges on financial need. As I plan for this Spring of 2014 to be my last year here at Alabama State before receiving my AA in General Studies and AS in Criminal Law, I wish to spend more time on my major courses because these courses are cores of my major and crucial in my…
Conflict is a state of discord or disagreement cause by the actual or perceived opposition of needs,
values and interests between people. An example of a local conflict is .. HS2
clear that not everyone will be
satisfied with whatever outcome.
Why its being built and a bit about it
HS2 is a proposed new railway line linking London Euston to Birmingham, and in the second phase – Manchester, Leeds, Sheffield and eventually Scotland.
Supporters of high…
Birmingham vs. MississippI
When considering the question of which state had the more effective plan of action in relation to ending segregation and obtaining equal rights, I would argue that Alabama, specifically, Birmingham was more effective than Mississippi. Alabama, nee, Birmingham was the first to essentially use non-violence and demonstrations as a means to achieving civil justice. Being that, they were the genesis the leaders…
half of my lifetime. Receiving a degree from the college that best suits me will effect me down the road in job availability and my overall earnings as an adult. I have decided to research The University of South Carolina, The University of Alabama, Louisiana State University, Wofford College, American University, and The College of William and Mary, all schools that I can consider myself attending. These universities and colleges are all sound environments and are seem like great institutions to attend…
Scholarships For The Deserving
In today’s economy and current job market, receiving a college degree is now more important than ever. While a college degree is more important to getting a job it is also becoming increasingly difficult for many incoming students to pay for their tuition. There are currently two forms of scholarships: merit based, and need based. Everyone that attends college should be there because they deserve to…
A list of humans most basic needs and goals could not me put into one list because there is such a wide array of what the most basic needs and goals can be. The basic needs and goals of humans can vary from different cultures. They can be very different between two countries. Needs and goals can be different for someone who is a baby and an adult. “sex, hunger, thirst, sleep, language acquisition, need for affective nurturance, nutritional and metabolic processes…
university coursework. Some of my friends from my hometown barely recognize me because of the vast transformation I have undergone to become a scholar. Before coming into college, my priorities were not aligned with a desirable long term outcome. Georgia State University has provided me the perfect platform to set positive goals, and then accomplish those goals via the abundance of resources and opportunities available to me. I have never held myself to a higher standard than I do now.
I will spend hours…
efficient way to rack up the college scholarship money. Either way, you’ve decided that the key to funding your education lies in winning scholarship essay contests. Essay scholarships are awarded in numerous fields to students of varied backgrounds. Some essay scholarships have requirements in addition to the essay, such as GPA or financial need, whereas others are judged solely on the merit of the writing submitted. No matter what the criteria are, essay scholarships are a great way to use those writing…
Foundation is headquartered in Selma, AL and provides scholarship and grant services to the counties of the Blackbelt Region of Alabama, in which the foundation services 12 counties: Bullock, Choctaw, Dallas, Greene, Hale, Lowndes, Macon, Marengo, Perry, Pickens, Sumter, and Wilcox (Black Belt Foundation, 2014). The information for this organization may be found at the following website: http://blackbeltfound.org/. The mission of the foundation states:
The Black Belt Community Foundation’s mission it…
Ms. Pinkard Long
1 October, 2013
Project #2 Scholarship
Dear scholarship committee,
Throughout my short, 18 year old life, many people have asked me the question: "What do you want to be when you grow up?" From when I was a child, I have always responded with: "Baseball player." During all four of my years at high school, I attended many showcases and travel leagues to show off my playing abilities. College coaches and prospects would show up to watch my team play…