Irish Cultural Society
of
San Antonio, Texas
Scholarship Application Form
($1000 Scholarship)
Name:___________________________ SSAN:(Last four only)_______________
Home Address________________________________________________________
    Number and street         City            State          ZIP           

Phone: ________________________ E-Mail _____________________________
High School Attending: _____________________________________________
                            Name
______________________________________________
Number & street    City / State / Zip
College you Plan to Attend: _________________________________________
                                Name
                       ______________________________________________
                       Number & street    City / State / Zip

Names of two people who will be willing to provide a reference ifcalled upon:

1. _________________________________________________________________
name address phone relationship to applicant
2. _________________________________________________________________
name address phone relationship to applicant
The Subject for 2016-2017:
        Identify a person of Irish ancestry or culture who has made a significant contribution to humanity.  Write
a carefully argued essay which defines that person's sphere of influence and its benefits to society.  Explain
what factors shaped that person's vision and talent.

CAVEATS:
In order for your application to be considered, this form must accompany your titled essay.
Your name must not appear on the essay itself.  

Deadline: March 31, 2017         Winner notification in May 2017;   Scholarship ($1000) awarded:June 2017.

Submit Essay with this Application Form to:
Susan Feeley, 3423 Copper Breaks, San Antonio TX 78247-3049.

 
 
 


 
 Eligibility Requirements:

Detailed Caveats

An essay will be automatically eliminated from consideration for:
Failure to include the Irish Cultural Society Scholarship Application Form with the essay.
Failure to write to the specified subject area.
Failure to properly cite references in a researched essay.
Plagiarism
Including your name on the essay itself. This must not be done!
Failure to follow the Essay Form and Format requirements as given below:

Essay Form and Format Requirements:

Essay Evaluation:
Essays will be evaluated for understanding of the subject,and thoroughness of research. They will
also be evaluated on basic use of the English language; sentence structure, spelling, and grammar.