2018 INROADS Leadership Scholarship VISIONES 100
Essay Questions: (Please limit your responses to a total of 1000 words or less for all three questions)
1. Leadership: Discuss a leadership experience you have had in any area of your life: school, work, athletics, family, church, community, etc. How and why did you become a leader in this area? How did this experience influence your goals? If or when in a position of leadership how will you pay it forward to your Latino community and why?
2. Opportunity: “Even after decades of affirmative action, Black and Hispanic students are more underrepresented at the nation’s top colleges and universities than they were 35 years ago”, according to a New York Times analysis. How do you believe we can change the disparity that exists today in Corporate America?
3. Diversity: Our corporate boardrooms need to reflect the America we live in. Diversity in the boardroom is important but it is still rare. In your own words, tell me why is diversity so important and strategic in the workplace?