The CEO of Tomorrow Scholarship
As a source of information and inspiration for chief executives, CEO.com is interested in the success of not only the business leaders of today, but also the CEOs of tomorrow.
For this reason, we are awarding a $2,500 scholarship to students interested in business leadership and/or entrepreneurship. We would like to find out about your higher education experience and how you think it can be improved to better prepare students for the business world. The following submissions are required to be considered for the scholarship:
- Online survey
- Essay (500-1000 words)
To be considered you must submit both the essay and the survey between October 1, 2012 and June 1, 2013. See the following links for additional information.
Online Survey & Essay Submission
The topic of the essay is The American Education System. Possible (NOT required) topics to expand upon may include the following:
- Education System Structure (organization, standardized tests, classroom size, online courses, etc.)
- Learning Style (study groups, internships, study abroad programs, etc.)
- Teaching Style (online assignments, hands-on experiences, lectures, grading criteria, etc.)
- Class Credit (more/less general education classes, more/less specified emphasis classes, internship hours toward graduation credit, etc.)
Overall, the essay should answer the question, “If you could change anything about the American education system what would it be?”