Making a Difference Through Personal Reflection – Scholarship

A serious accident has the power to reshape lives in profound and unexpected ways. Whether it’s a car crash, a slip-and-fall incident, or a work-related injury, the repercussions extend far beyond the immediate aftermath. The Donaldson & Weston Fort Myers Scholarship seeks to celebrate the resilience, and determination of those who have overcome hardship. 

In a 750-word essay, delve into the personal impact of such an accident on yourself, a family member, or a close friend. Specifically, explore how the resulting injury has affected daily activities, emotional well-being, relationships, and financial stability.

The Donaldson & Weston Fort Myers Scholarship awards $1,000 to the selected applicant whose essay best captures the enduring effects of a serious accident and demonstrates a commitment to academic excellence.

In order to be eligible for the scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Have a Grade Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be enrolled or about to enroll in an accredited undergraduate or graduate program, or community college in the United States.
  • High school students may apply if accepted to an accredited college or university.

To apply for the Donaldson & Weston Fort Myers Scholarship, applicants must submit the following documents via email to [insert email address]:

  • Resume, including contact details
  • Academic transcript
  • University’s acceptance letter
  • Cumulative GPA
  • Original essay addressing the provided topic: “Making a Difference Through Personal Reflection“

The application deadline for the scholarship is February 10, 2025. Late submissions will not be considered.

Remember, the pursuit of education is not just about achieving personal goals, but also about creating a brighter and more equitable future for the next generations. We are looking forward to being inspired by your stories and aspirations. 

Good luck!