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Prudential Spirit of Community Awards

$5,000

November 17, 2018

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  • Scholarship Description
  • In each state and Washington, D.C., the top middle level, and high school youth volunteer will be named State Honorees and will receive an award of $1,000, an engraved silver medallion, and an all-expense-paid trip with a parent or guardian to Washington, D.C., in late April. Runners-up will also be selected in each state and named Distinguished Finalists, receiving a bronze medallion. Other state-level winners will receive Certificates of Excellence. All state-level honorees will be announced in February. 10 of the State Honorees will be named America’s top youth volunteers of the year. These National Honorees will receive $5,000 awards, engraved gold medallions, crystal trophies for their schools or organizations, and $5,000 grants from The Prudential Foundation for nonprofit charitable organizations of their choice. Local Honorees who qualify can also receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award.
    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • 1321 Murfreesboro Road
  • Suite 800
  • Nashville, TN 37217
  • spirit@applyists.com
  • 865-670-4787

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Tuohuti A  on 6/29/2018 1:52:58 PM

It is tough for me to come to United state for study, i was only 16 years old with no English, but my mom see the future of mine in America. Since i cam here I started to like this country, because this country has more freedom than my country, freedom of speech, freedom of religion. i think i am going to be last Uyghur generation to come to United state. my national have no chance to come here to study. so i want use this opportunity to try my best to accomplish my education here and change the situation of my national Uyghur.

Dora J  on 6/24/2018 2:45:35 PM

It could be really tough to come to a new country when you are only 15 years old. But I did it. I moved to the United States almost 2 years ago and i love it. Now I'm a Junior and about to graduate in 2019. At first i was scared and shy but later on I learned that there's nothing to be afraid of. I finished freshman year in Hungary and started sophomore year here, I was able to improve my english skills a lot and one of my biggest dreams is me going to college and to be successful in life. I want to show everyone that even though, life isn't the easiest at times but it's all worth it at the end of the day. Also, I want to prove myself that I am able to do whatever I want and to never give up. I applied for this scholarship because this would help me to be successful in life and to persue the education that I desire to get.

McKenzie B  on 1/1/2018 3:04:34 PM

I applied for this scholarship to enhance my education and development as a human being. I desire to be successful in my education and I believe that this scholarship can be beneficial to my educational success. This scholarship will allow me to reach my full potential in my academics and will be valuable to my future and what lies ahead of that.

William B  on 11/13/2017 2:23:41 AM

It would be an incredible honor to be awarded this scholarship! My education has been an incredible journey for me so far and I know I’ve only just begun! Thank you for caring about students and encouraging us to be successful! If I receive this award, I promise to pay it forward! Thank you.

Gabriela F  on 10/26/2017 3:26:37 PM

Can I still apply if I am from US territory (Puerto Rico)?

aziza A  on 10/13/2015 7:11:06 AM

I applied this scholarship.. I have alot hope to get a good luck and Inspire one Help me to make my dream Come true . Thanks

Diter B  on 10/9/2015 4:25:50 PM

Will I be possible to apply, since I am an international student? Thank You a lot for the patience!

Brittany G  on 5/1/2015 3:10:11 PM

girl scout taught me something about volunteering in community service. so it feels great to apply for this scholarship.

Stephanie S  on 10/21/2011 11:31:26 AM

I applied for this scholarship. I had more than enough community service time. I did it because I wanted hopefully inspire someone else to go out and volunteer.

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