Operation Scholarship: Senior Summer Symposium
Event Date:July 25, 2017
Operation Scholarship: Senior Summer Symposium will bring rising seniors from highs schools across San Antonio Independent School District (SAISD) to UTSA’s main campus for a week of immersive reading and writing instruction. Participants will build and polish comprehensive, cohesive scholarship and admissions essays to develop a portfolio of scholarship and college application resources. The Summer Scholarship Symposium aims to significantly improve students reading and writing abilities, giving each a foundation to build from senior year and beyond. Additional goals include improving interpersonal communication and collaboration skills, in preparation for the demands of future collegiate coursework.
To be eligible for this program, you must be/have:
- SAISD student, class of 2018 (rising seniors)
- Parent/Guardian Permission
- Average of 75 or above in all current classes
- Attendance of 95% or more
- Satisfactory conduct/behavior
- Complete the Senior Summer Symposium Application & essay and submit by July 6th, 2017, at 5:00 PM to Jillian.Woolard@utsa.edu.
The Senior Summer Symposium Application must be completed in full and turned in via email to Program Manager, Jillian.Woolard@utsa.edu, by Thursday, July 6th, at 5:00 PM.