Submit essay that tells impact of your LSC-CyFair experience by Nov. 25 and earn a $1000 scholarship

Published on: November 21, 2013

Share how your Lone Star College-CyFair experience has influenced your life and you could win $1,000 scholarship.

Lone Star College Foundation is hosting the 21st annual Student Essay Challenge and the deadline for essay submissions is Monday, Nov. 25.

Lone Star College Foundation 21st annual Student Essay ChallengeStudents must be enrolled full-time in credit classes at LSC-CyFair and have successfully earned a high school diploma or GED certification. Students should not already have a degree but should be working on their first credential or degree.

The annual topic of "How my Lone Star College experience has influenced my life” should highlight and detail how the impact of a student’s educational experience has shaped and directed their life. Among the evaluation criteria will be expressive writing style, grammar, form and emotional impact.

The winner will present their essay at the Chancellor's Breakfast Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, and will also be asked to participate in other Foundation activities during the Spring semester.

The essay submission should not exceed two typed pages, be properly formatted and double-spaced and include contact information (name, address and phone numbers.) Essays should be submitted on or before Monday, Nov. 25 to Gail Marxhausen at Gail.L.Marxhausen@lonestar.edu.