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Cirne National Scholarships Essay Requirement

The requirements for application for the Cirne National Scholarships includes the submission of an essay. See below for the essay requirements.

Essay Directions & Requirements:

Trinity College School values leadership skills and potential in our students. Being a strong leader means having the ability to recognize changes that need to be made in the world, thinking critically about possible solutions, and having the creative ability to put these plans into motion.

Please select one of the two questions below. Reflect on the question using your own creative and critical thinking skills and provide an essay-style answer 500-800 words in length.

Question #1: The mission of TCS is to develop healthy habits of the heart and mind for a life of purpose and service. Please reflect upon what you would do to contribute to the lives of your classmates at TCS, with the school mission in mind.


Question #2: Every person has a creative side, and it can be expressed in many ways: through problem-solving, original and innovative thinking, and artistically, to name a few. Describe how you express your creative side.