Matthew Moore '09 "It Is Possible" Memorial Scholarship
As a first-generation college graduate and well-accomplished scholar, Matthew Moore understood how complex and intimidating the US higher education system can be for aspiring students. With this reality in mind, Matthew inspired every young scholar he encountered that “it is possible.” Despite his humble beginnings in a single-parent household, Matthew overcame many personal and social challenges, galvanized his dreams into a prolific career in higher education, and led a life dedicated to help, empower, advocate and strengthen others.
Awarded to: Full-time or Part-time NEW students
Award: $500 (one award)
1. New student college-wide
2. Please write a 250 word essay sharing an obstacle you have overcome while facing social, economic, educational, cultural or other life circumstance, and/or what is inspiring you to advance your education.