My name is Viangkaeo Lee. I’m applying for this scholarship because I want to get a superior education in the future. I personally believe I will do better in life with an education and will work hard to keep my grade point average of 4.0. In addition, I also believe I am deserving of this award. With this award, I will be able to continue my studies, and become a nurse. As a student in middle school, I continually push myself so I can grow as a person. Some of my goals are to continue to get good grades, graduate from high school and attend college. I want to go to my high school graduation ceremony and officially attend college with a major in the medical field. Ever since I can remember, I have always wanted to help people. My career goal is to become a nurse. I am empathetic, patient, flexible, and hardworking. By majoring in medical field, I feel I will be able to utilize my care-taking skills.
I migrated from Thailand to the United States of America in November, 2004. Although I found myself in a new complex world, with a challenging language I had to learn from basic, I believe I can face the challenge of achieving my career with my other spoken language, Hmong. As well, I am a student who excels in my education. Because I have a grade point average (GPA) of 4.0, I am a member of the Rivera Middle School Library Club, a member of Rivera Middle School Club Live, and also in a member in the Rivera Middle School Advance Math Class. One of my greatest achievements is being a member of the 2009 G.R.E.A.T. Summer Program, in which I provided assistance to my community to help to prevent gang involvement. With this organization, I acted as a role model for my society and school to make it a better place.
My short-term career goal consists of successfully graduating college with my Bachelor of Science Degree. With this short-term goal I will also achieve my long-term goal of becoming a nurse. I want to hone my skills as a graduate of nursing school to help...
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