I have read and understand the conditions of the Straus Historical Society Scholarship as explained on the current SHS Scholarship website (www.strausscholarship.org). I affirm that I plan to pursue a career in public service as defined in those documents on the website. I give permission to officials of my institution to release transcripts of my academic record and other information requested for consideration in the SHS Scholarship program. I understand that this application will be available only to qualified people who need to see it in the course of their duties. I affirm that all of this application, including the essay, is my own work or formally cited from other sources. I affirm the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief.
If selected as a recipient of this Scholarship, I agree to allow my name and photograph to be utilized in news releases and publicity materials surrounding the Scholarship and, I also agree to inform SHS of changes in my contact information and to apprise SHS of the progress in my professional career.