Have Youth Ages 13-18 Apply For One of 5 Scholarships

 All  Youth   have  to do is use at  least use 10 words  from the MVP logo to express what the theme means to them 3/ 13 /14.

All Youth have to do is use at least use 10 words from the MVP logo to express what the theme means to them 3/13/14.

 

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The Safe City Youth Leadership Team (SCYLT) is excited to announce they will give away

their third “$500 College Scholarship in Memory of Walt Beckert” and four $250 College 

Scholarship. The team has fundraised to make this happen. The SCYLT will award a youth 

from the Denver Metro Area to encourage & support secondary education! Please fill out the 

application and complete the requirements by Monday March 15, 2014 (Any application 

turned in after the deadline will not be considered). 

Requirements: 

- Must be enrolled in a Denver Public School

- Ages of 13-18

- Must be registered and present the day of the Youth Summit

- Complete Application and turn in by the deadline 

- If there is not enough space on the application form attachment will be accepted.

Selection: 

- Application will be reviewed by a youth panel based on:

o April 18th

, 2014

o Application 

o Written/ Creative Art Form 

o All applicants will be notified before Youth Summit of application decision. 

Safe City Youth Leadership Team

Attn: Youth Summit 

303 W. Colfax # 1000

Denver, CO 80204

Phone: 720-913-4729

Fax: 720-913-4640

Email: safetyyouthprograms@denvergov.org

Scholarship Application 

PERSONAL: 

Name: ____________________________Home Phone:___________________
Cell #:___________________

Print Name 

Address: _________________________________________________________________________________

(Street) (City) (State) (Zip Code)

DOB: ______________________________ E-mail Address: _______________________________________

(MM/DD/YY)

Upon Request will you be able to provide a Social Security Number? YES_____ NO_____

Race/ Ethnicity: 

□ White/Caucasian □ Black/African American

□ Asian or Pacific Islander □ Spanish, Hispanic or Latino (a) 

□ American Indian or Alaskan Native □ Other_____________________

School Attending:__________________________________________________________________________

Grade: _________; If senior what college are you planning to attend?_______________________________

College(s): 1st

Interested Major(s): ________________________________________________________________________

Future Education Plans: 

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LEADERSHIP & VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE: Please list specific leadership experience and volunteer 

responsibilities in your community, school, or other organizations.

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YOUTH SUMMIT: 

Have you ever attended a Safe City Youth Summit? YES___ NO___ 

If yes, when did you attend: _______________________________- - - - - ___-

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What do you expect to learn from the Safe City Youth Summit?______________________________________

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 choice:___________________________2nd

 choice:___________________________________

Scholarship Application

How did you hear about the Safe City Youth Leadership Team/Youth Summit? __________________________

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PERSONAL STATEMENT:

In the following space please write a short statement how this scholarship will help you in your future and 

achieve your goals for a higher education. (300 Words Max). 

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ESSAY/ TYPE OF ART: 

You are required to summit an essay or any type of art work such as: poetry, song, essay, rap (clean), scripts, 

etc. to explain the 2014 Youth Summit theme MVPs “My Voice & Views Project Swagger”. Youth must 

be able to at least use 10 words from logo to express what the theme means to you. BE CREATIVE & USE 

YOUR IMAGINATION! 

I, attest that the information provided in this application is true and correct and agree that any 

untruthful or misleading answers, or omission of fact, may result in rejection of this application.

Signature: ______________________________________ Date: ____________________________________