Henderson Sisters Scholarship - Incoming Freshman

Henderson Sisters Scholarship – Incoming Freshman Selection Criteria:
1. Applicants must be admitted to Louisiana Tech University
2. Applicants must be US Citizens or permanent residents
3. Applicants must have a high school unweighted cumulative GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
4. Applicants can be enrolled in any major
5. Applicants must be enrolled in full-time hours
6. Applicants who reside in Bienville, Bossier, or Caddo Parishes are given priority
7. Additional Considerations:
• Demonstrated leadership qualities in community service, extracurricular and other activities
• Member of an underrepresented minority or ethnic group
• Member of a low-income family

Supplemental Questions
  1. Incoming Freshman Scholarship - Submit short essay answers (50-word minimum to 150-word maximum/question) for each of the following questions in the space provided below. We look forward to reading well thought out personalized answers to the questions. The committee is looking to see how you can articulate in writing your understanding of the concepts below.
    • What is your major, and why did you choose it?
    • How has your cultural heritage, ethnicity, or socio-economic background contributed to who you are today and your pursuit of a college education?
    • What are your academic strengths and challenges?