$500 for Current or Incoming Students myKarateStore.com appreciates the power of education, and believes the role of martial artists to be one of service. As the costs of tuition continue to rise, covering educational expenses like books, housing, and school supplies can become increasingly difficult. This annual scholarship of $500 provides relief from some of the financial concerns of talented martial artists desiring to further their education.
Please submit a 500 to 1000-word response to this question What does a Black Belt (or Black Sash) mean to me?
Eligibility Guidelines: • Open to all martial arts styles • Students must be accepted or currently enrolled in a college or university program in the USA. • Students have at least 1 year of martial arts training. • Students must be currently enrolled in a martial arts training program, and have a letter of recommendation from their instructor. • Students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above at their current educational institution. • Students should submit a letter of recommendation, unofficial transcript(if currently enrolled) along with their essay response to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Instructions: • Applications should be submitted no later than March 1, 2017. • The Scholarship winner will be determined no later than May 30, 2017.