The national Frame My Future Scholarship Contest 2015 asked students to submit an original andcreative image that expressed This is how I Frame My Future. The contest was open to all studentsplanning to attend a college/university in the United States as a full-time student in the 2015-2016 academicyear.
More than 5,500 entries were received ranging from photographs, graphic design pieces, poems, shortessays, collages, artwork, and other creative expressions. Submissions were accepted from October 1, 2014 to March 3,2015. With so many talented and success-driven students competing for one of the five scholarships, CHC relies on apopular online vote to determine 5 Winners from these 24 Finalists.
For this final phase, CHC invites you to participate in the public voting round of the scholarship contest by castingyour vote for your favorite Finalist entry.
The five top-voted entries will each receive a $1,000 scholarship, and the entry receiving the most votes, theGrand Prize Winner, will also earn a matching donation of $1,000 towards his/her college or university's scholarshipendowment fund. Voting runs from April 2nd to April 29, 2015 (11:59 pm Eastern Time).
List of 24 Finalists in the 2015 Frame My Future Scholarship Contest:
Matthew Fry from Visalia, California – California State University Channel Islands
Michaela Gallegos from Vacaville, California – University of California, Berkeley
Tatum Galliete from Presidio, Texas – The University of Texas at Austin
Marie Frances Angela Gonzales from Richmond, Texas – College of St. Benedict
Rachel Haik from Springfield, MO – Undecided
Levi Hibner from Kewanna, Indiana – Indiana University
Bethany Hicks from Baltimore, Maryland – Delaware College of Art and Design
Caroline Jarecke from Denver, Colorado – Louisiana State University
Alice Jeong from Lincolnshire, Illinois– University of Michigan
Thomas Johnson from Atlanta, Georgia – Georgia State University
Katherine Lunas from San Diego, California – Johnson & Wales University
Ilana Lemack from Plano, Texas – Undecided
Sarah Lyons from North Olmsted, Ohio – Fashion Institute of Technology
Brianna Meeker from Forest Hill, Maryland – Liberty University
Cari Monroe from Verona, Wisconsin – University of St. Thomas
Ashley Naguit from Corpus Christi, Texas – University of North Texas Health Science Center
Olivia Nguyen from San Francisco, California – New York University
Adrienne Provost from Morriston, Florida - Southern New Hampshire University
Rahmin Rizvi from Cypress, Texas – The University of Texas at Dallas
Keely Rutledge from Tuscarawas, Ohio – Undecided
Laura Sherman from Athens, Georgia – Kennesaw State University
Mariel Velazquez from Edinburg, Texas – The University of Texas at Austin
John Williams from Independence, Missouri – Philander Smith
Marisa Wurtz from Chambersburg, Pennsylvania – Pennsylvania State University (Mont Alto)
The 24 Frame My Future Scholarship Contest Finalist entries can be seen on the CHC website at www.diplomaframe.com/FMF2015finalists. Be sure to place your vote before April 29, 2015 (11:59pmEastern Time) to help a student win a scholarship. The top five Winners by popular vote will be announced on May 13,2015.