PERSONAL STATEMENT – S-STEMS PROGRAM On a separate sheet of paper, concisely explain your academic and professional goals. Indicate what you hope to accomplish through participation in this program and how the scholarship will assist you in your long-term goals. Write in the first person (use “I”). Your personal statement will weigh heavily in your selection to participate in this scholarship program. Paper specifications: Use the front side of a single 8-1/2 x 11 sheet of paper. Paper is to be typeset and single-spaced. Please use a 12-point font. Once completed, email personal statement to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline of Friday, January 31, 2014.