Monarch Awards Foundation Scholarship

Since 1998, the Monarch Awards Foundation, Inc., has proudly established a rich history of serving Chicagoland’s diverse communities.  The foundation annually provides scholarships to current college students who are Chicago area high school alumni.

To apply, students need to submit a 1-2-page (double-spaced) essay addressing one following prompts:

A. Social media has a huge impact on society and the world at large, like all things it has its good and bad elements. How do you feel social media has impacted your generation? What are some things about social media that have assisted your generation? What are some things about social media that have negatively impacted your generation?

B. Technology is evolving at rapid pace and some people are being left in the dust. How is the technology revolution impacting your day to day life? How do we bridge the technology divide between people who have access to computers on a regular basis and those who do not? What functions do you think should not be replaced by technology?

Amount: $2,000

Deadline: March 31st, 2017

For more info and application, click here.