Community Scholars Application for 2014-2015 Academic Year

Instructions: Please complete the information below and submit this, along with your resume and two recommendations from professors and/or Community Service Professionals.

First Name:    M.I.:

Last Name:

Clemson Student ID#:   Do not enter your social security #. Leave blank if you do not have a CU id.

Home Address:

City:    State/Province:    Zip Code:

Email:

Sex:   Female      Male        Birth Date:

Year in college:  

Please describe below up to five (5) of your most meaningful service activities with which you have been involved during the last four years. (This could include volunteer work in your community, service activities through your school, and/or volunteer work performed at or with a faith based organization.)


1. Activity

a. Dates Worked

b. Hours/week

c. Brief Description of Your Involvement (highlight any leadership roles you had).

d. Reason for your involvement

A school group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A community group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A religious organization I attend sponsored the activity.

Required for an academic class I took and/or for high school graduation.

Personal interest not connected to membership in a group, organization, class, etc.

Other (specify):

 


2. Activity

a. Dates Worked

b. Hours/week

c. Brief Description of Your Involvement (highlight any leadership roles you had).

d. Reason for your involvement

A school group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A community group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A religious organization I attend sponsored the activity.

Required for an academic class I took and/or for high school graduation.

Personal interest not connected to membership in a group, organization, class, etc.

Other (specify):

 


3. Activity

a. Dates Worked

b. Hours/week

c. Brief Description of Your Involvement (highlight any leadership roles you had).

d. Reason for your involvement

A school group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A community group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A religious organization I attend sponsored the activity.

Required for an academic class I took and/or for high school graduation.

Personal interest not connected to membership in a group, organization, class, etc.

Other (specify):

 


4. Activity

a. Dates Worked

b. Hours/week

c. Brief Description of Your Involvement (highlight any leadership roles you had).

d. Reason for your involvement

A school group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A community group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A religious organization I attend sponsored the activity.

Required for an academic class I took and/or for high school graduation.

Personal interest not connected to membership in a group, organization, class, etc.

Other (specify):

 


5. Activity

a. Dates Worked

b. Hours/week

c. Brief Description of Your Involvement (highlight any leadership roles you had).

d. Reason for your involvement

A school group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A community group I belong to sponsored the activity.

A religious organization I attend sponsored the activity.

Required for an academic class I took and/or for high school graduation.

Personal interest not connected to membership in a group, organization, class, etc.

Other (specify):

 



ESSAY QUESTIONS

Please respond to each essay question below. Answer each question as thoroughly as possible.

1.  Which of the above Community Service Experiences was the most meaningful to you?  Why?  What was your role in this experience? (200 words or less)


2. What qualities and/or experiences do you have that make you particularly qualified to be a Community Scholar? (150 words or less)


3.  What do you hope to gain from being a Community Scholar and participating in the Civics and Service House living and Learning Community? (150 words or less)


4.  What changes to you want to see in your local and global community?  (200 words or less)

5. Who are you?  (This is an open-ended question to give you an opportunity to tell us something about yourself that may not be evident from your resume. (100 words or less)


Deadline for submission is Friday, September 26, 2014 by 5 PM.
(We will not take any late applications.)