Volunteer

Find a way to give back.

70% of admissions officers surveyed valued consistent local volunteering over a long period rather than a short stint abroad.

Admissions officers like to see words like "Commitment" and "Passion" most when applicants describe their community services.

DoSomething.org is one of the largest organizations in the US that helps young people rock causes they care about. Any young person 25 and under can join by texting "JOIN" to 38383 or joining online at www.DoSomething.org.

*2010 DoSomething.org Community Services and College Admissions Study

DoSomething.orgYou could win an easy $5,000 scholarship just by creating a fun bathroom recycling bin that encourages people to recycle their empty beauty & personal care products! Use our tips to make an eye-catching bin and place it in a bathroom near you. That'll significantly reduce the amount of waste sent to landfills and automatically enter you to win a $5,000 scholarship. Win-win!

Rules:
No minimum GPA or essay required. This $5,000 easy scholarship is open to people ages 13 to 25. You must also live in the U.S. or have U.S citizenship.

What:
$5,000 for one winner!

When:
The scholarship is ends from April 30, 2017.

Go to: https://www.dosomething.org/us/campaigns/rinse-repeat-recycle to learn more!



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