MAS Youth Scholarship Essay 2018
In 500-700 words, please answer ONE of the following prompts:
- In your opinion, what is the most pressing social, cultural, or political issue of our time? How does your personal identity as a Muslim-American impact your view of this issue?
- Discuss an Islamic figure (modern or historic) whose values have impacted your core beliefs. What makes them influential on a personal and societal level?
A committee will review the essays and make sure that your response:
- Includes the mention of Islam
- Mentions your personal story as it relates to the prompt
- Answers all parts of the prompt you select
- Does NOT include any traces of plagiarism
- Is concise and coherent
- Has acceptable grammar and mechanics (12 point font, Times New Roman)
Please submit your response to firstname.lastname@example.org by 6/16/18