Dominic A. Murray 21 Memorial Scholarship

Candidate must be a full-time matriculated Farmingdale State College student with a minimum 3.25 GPA. Student must attach a typewritten, 500 word essay in MLA format and the essay should explain the importance of students learning cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and how you would raise awareness about CPR and the automated external defibrillators (AEDs) on the Farmingdale campus. Preference is given to students who participate in extra-curricular activities and/or who are involved in community service. Financial need will be considered. Applicant will be interviewed as part of the decision process. *Scholarship recipient must be willing to volunteer for a minimum of three events with the Dominic A. Murray 21 Memorial Foundation including: October 14, 2017 for the Youth Heart Screening in Wading River, NY and March 10, 2018 for the Youth Heart Screening in Bayside, New York. Scholarship recipient will also be required to attend the Dominic A. Murray 21 Memorial Foundation’s 5th Annual Red Gala on Saturday, October 21st, 2017 in Howard Beach, New York.*

Award
$2,100
Deadline
04/01/2018
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you willing to volunteer for community service with the Dominic A. Murray 21 Memorial Foundation, including participating in the October 14, 2017 Youth Heart Screening in Wading River, NY and the March 10th, 2018 Youth Heart Screening in Bayside, New York?
  2. List your interests (i.e., hobbies).
  3. Submit an 500 word essay in MLA format that explains the importance of students learning cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) skills and how you would raise awareness about CPR and the automated external defibrillators (AED's) on the Farmngdale campus. Essay presentations will be judged on originality, personal experience, creativity, quality, and overall impact. It is important that the essay must be 500 words in Modern Language Association (MLA) format or it will be disqualified.
  4. Are you willing to be interviewed as part of the decision process?
  5. Are you able to attend the Dominic A. Murray 21 Memorial 5th Annual Red Gala on Saturday, October 21, 2017, in Howard Beach, NY?