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Applications for the 2021 Souza Scholarship will open up in early 2021.

Application Guidelines: Middle School

1) The founding Committee recognized four characteristics that best reflect the character of Souza.

**Specific statements (in the form of a typed essay) and supportive evidence of the four characteristics listed below must be submitted with the application:

  1. service to school and community
  2. appreciation of and commitment to the performing arts and music
  3. unselfish commitment in relating to others
  4. leadership which is characterized by integrity, compassion, and perseverance

All applicants are asked to be concise in their statements and limit the essay to 400 words.

2) Students should obtain one letter of recommendation from either:

one teacher by whom the applicant has been taught at Monroe-Woodbury

OR

one community member who can verify service

3) Students should also attach:

A resume which lists all extracurricular activities including any awards or accolades earned and the dates they took place.

Applications are due 4/6/2020! So don’t wait, get those applications in!

Application Guidelines: 9th-11th Grade

1) The founding Committee recognized four characteristics that best reflect the character of Souza.

**Specific statements (in the form of a typed essay) and supportive evidence of the four characteristics listed below must be submitted with the application:

  1. service to school and community
  2. appreciation of and commitment to the performing arts and music
  3. unselfish commitment in relating to others
  4. leadership which is characterized by integrity, compassion, and perseverance

All applicants are asked to be concise in their statements and limit the essay to 400 words.

2) Students should obtain two letters of recommendation from:

one teacher by whom the applicant has been taught at Monroe-Woodbury

AND

one community member who can verify service

3) Students should also attach:

- A resume which lists all extracurricular activities including any awards or accolades earned and the dates they took place.

Students may also attach an optional copy of their student transcript, accompanied by parent note, releasing this information to the committee, if they so desire.

Applications are due 4/6/2020! So don’t wait, get those applications in!

Application Guidelines: Graduating Senior

1) The founding Committee recognized four characteristics that best reflect the character of Souza.

**Specific statements (in the form of a typed essay) and supportive evidence of the four characteristics listed below must be submitted with the application:

  1. service to school and community
  2. appreciation of and commitment to the performing arts and music
  3. unselfish commitment in relating to others
  4. leadership which is characterized by integrity, compassion, and perseverance

All applicants are asked to be concise in their statements and limit the essay to 400 words.

2) Students should obtain two letters of recommendation from:

one teacher by whom the applicant has been taught at Monroe-Woodbury

AND

one community member who can verify service

3) Students should also attach:

- A resume which lists all extracurricular activities including any awards or accolades earned and the dates they took place.

Students may also attach an optional copy of their student transcript, accompanied by parent note, releasing this information to the committee, if they so desire.

Applications are due 4/6/2020! So don’t wait, get those applications in!

If you are an individual looking to submit a letter of recommendation for an applicant, please visit our contact page and scroll to the bottom. Thank you!