to apply for the Hope Reichbach Memorial Fund Scholarship
Complete all questions in the following application form.
Upload a copy of your resume, detailing: your
educational background, student activities, honors and awards, previous
work experience, and computer and language skills.
Have your college bursar mail a copy of your official
academic transcript to: Hope Reichbach Fund, c/o Ellen Meyers,
148 Bond St Brooklyn, NY 11217.
Provide two references. They may be academic
(i.e., prior/current professors) or professional (i.e., former
employers). DO NOT PROVIDE LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION. In fairness
to all applicants, we will not review any letters we receive.
Complete and upload the main essay, 500 words or
fewer, explaining why you are applying to the Hope Reichbach
Fund internship program.
Complete and upload the short essay, 250 words or
fewer, please answer one of the following:
Give us an example of a social issue you would like to see
changed and how you would change it.
What does “Hope for Brooklyn” mean to you?
How would this internship program advance your career goals?
Tell us a good, true story from your life.
This program is designed to give opportunities to outstanding
applicants who have demonstrable financial need but are committed to social
justice work. Please provide your FAFSA worksheet or a documentation
letter from your school’s office of financial aid documenting your finances.
(Optional) You may describe, in 250 words or fewer,
any outstanding financial circumstances that might not be apparent from your
financial forms or the rest of your application.