A Day in the Life of a . . .
Write an essay, win a scholarship.
Write an essay in 800 words or less describing a day in the life of an individual in the field or discipline you are pursuing. You may write your essay from your own personal experience if you are already working in your field. If not, you can job shadow or interview someone in the discipline you are studying. Through the use of interesting and specific details, illustrate the average duties and work setting(s) of someone in your discipline and bring knowledge and appreciation to those interested in, as well as those not familiar with, your field of work. At the same time, your essay should discuss how this experience helped you better understand and/or connect to your desired field.
Each student may submit one essay.Â The student must be a Vocational/Technical student to be eligible to participate.
Essays should be submitted to Katherine McEwen in NA 321 or via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prizes:Â 1st place–$150Â Â Â Â Â Â 2nd place — $100Â Â Â Â Â Â 3rd place — $50
Submission Due Date: March 31st, 2011