The Summit Shah Scholarship

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Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship in reacting to the rising tuition costs. Dr. Shah, graduated as valedictorian from Bishop Watterson High School before attending Ohio State University, where he earned a Bachelor’s with Honors. He stayed at OSU and earned his MD from the College of Medicine at Ohio State. He has been a tireless advocate of access to higher education and has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship to ensure that deserving students from all parts of the economic spectrum can reach their academic goals.

One student will be chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship to be applied to their higher learning education.

 

Short Essay

The lessons we learn from failure are usually fundamental to later successes. To be considered for the scholarship, please submit a short essay (500 words or less) recounting an incident or time when you experienced failure. How did it affect you, and what lessons did you learn?

 

Eligibility

Eligibility parameters are as follows:

  • High school students graduating this calendar year and have been accepted into a college, university, trade school, or design school are eligible to apply
  • Students currently enrolled in a college, university, trade school, or design school.
  • All majors and areas of studies are encouraged to apply

 

Terms and Conditions for Entry

  • Complete the short essay prompt and fill out each section of the form below to be eligible
  • If chosen, you will need to be able provide proof of enrollment in your chosen college or university
  • By submitting an application, the applicant gives Summit Shah consent to use their essay, photo, name and information for marketing and promotional purposes.

 

Important Dates

Submission Deadline:

May 1, 2018

Winner Selection:

One winner will be selected in early May, 2018. The winner will be contacted after selection. If the winner does not respond, a new winner will be selected.

 

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