Ashley Stewart and MEC presents...
Finding Ashley Stewart
Announcing Winners on
Sept 16, 2017 | 6PM
409 E59th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11225
$10,000 Scholarship sponsored by
Ashley Stewart will award two $5,000 scholarships to 2 student who meet the criteria outlined below. Ashley Stewart is a market-leading brand in the plus-size fashion industry after emerging from bankruptcy only three years ago. This reinvention would not have happened without strong leadership and conviction.
ALL APPLICANTS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:
- Students must be attending Medgar Evers
- Students must have matriculated from an AA and currently pursuing a Bachelors
- Student must be female
- Student must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 on a 4.0 scale
COMPLETED APPLICATION WILL INCLUDE:
- Completed Application Form
- An essay of 250 to 300 words
- Current unofficial transcript
ESSAY ON LEADERSHIP
The Ashley Stewart brand wants us to understand how you are a leader. What is the definition of leadership to you? What makes a great leader and how have you demonstrated leadership? How do you plan on leading in the future?
If you are one of the top 5 scholarship applicants you will be invited to submit a one-minute video that Ashley Stewart will use to select the scholarship recipient.
August 8, 2017
Application period opens at Medgar Evers
August 31st, 2017
August 31st - Sept 5, 2017
Candidates screened and selected
Sept 5, 2017
5 candidates will be notified to create a video
Sept 7 , 2017
Video submissions are due and reviewed by Ashley Stewart
Sept 11-Sept 12, 2017
Ashley Stewart to select, announce and notify recipient
September 16, 2017
Scholarship award winner announced at Ashley Stewart’s New York City ‘Finding Ashley Stewart 2017’ event.
Note: This one-time award will be disbursed in time for the spring term of 2018.