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East Bay Business Leaders Scholarship 2010

Scholarship Amount: $1,000

Deadline to Submit Application and Essay: May 21, 2010

Eligibility Requirements
• High school senior pursuing higher education in the Fall of 2010 whose goal is to become an
entrepreneur in any business or profession
• Resident of East Bay Area

Your Application Must Include the Following:

• Complete Name
• Address
• Phone number
• E-mail address
• Name of current high school
• Two references (include name, contact number, and relationship to applicant)
• Name of school/program attending in Fall 2010

Your One-Page Essay (12 pt. font) Should Include the Following:

• Information about your professional goal and interests

• Personal successes
• How your particular goal will benefit society when you complete your studies
• Your financial circumstances, and how you believe a scholarship will help you to achieve your
professional goal

All finalists will be asked to interview in person with the East Bay Business Leaders on June 24, 2010,
between 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. The Scholarship will be awarded on July 29, 2010, at our evening social
mixer. The recipient’s family is welcome to attend.

E-mail your one-page essay to:

Subject Line: EBBL Scholarship 2010

East Bay Business Leaders is a non-profit organization consisting of seven board members who are self-
employed business persons giving back to the community by providing scholarships to young individuals
who are pursuing careers as entrepreneurs.