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International student seeking advice!

petya_112233petya_112233 0 replies1 threads New Member
Hi all of you:] I am a new international member from Bulgaria who is currently in the midst of her application process. I have already taken Sat 1 My stats are CR 700 Math 740 Wrting 800 Essay 12 I have also taken Math 1 -730 and intend to take Sat Literature in June. Could you pleace tell me what my cahnces for being accepted to Colby throug Early decision 1 are?

My academic and extra curriculum activities are:
- Received the Cambridge Proficiency of English Certificate with Grade “A”/equivalent to the highest level C2 “Mastery” of the Council of Europe’s Common European Framework / at the age of 17, 2007
- First Place in the Regional English Contest, organizes by Geo Milev English Language School, Bourgas, 2007
- Special Award in the National Philosophy Conference, 2007 and 2008
- First Place in the National Olympiad of English, 2006
- Honor Certificate from the International Australian Math Competition, 2006
- Taking exams in English Language/ English and American Literature at Geo Milev English Language School, Bourgas at the end of each school year in order to obtain a second High school certificate
- Currently a secretary of Interact Club “Bourgas-Pyrgos”, a Rotary Youth Program, and elected a president of the Club for the next Rotarian year /2008-2009/
- Member of the School Council
- Participated in CAMP GLOW in Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria /a program of the Peace Corps/ – a – seven day leadership camp for young women /was selected through a contest which included an essay and letters of recommendation/, 2007
- Attended the International Leadership Conference in Edirne, Turkey, 2007
- Attended a workshop on Traffic of People organized by Face to Face, 2007
- Attended and organized along with other members of the Interact Club the National PET Seminar of Interact and Rotaract Clubs held in Bourgas, 2007
- Carried out lectures on Prevention from Traffic of People in front of students from my school, 2007
- Initiated and carried out lectures under the title “How to minimize the risks that traffic puts children under” among 1st graders at different schools in the region, 2007

- Organized ecological projects which included cleaning the beach and planting trees in the local park, 2006-2007
- Initiated and written a Petition in defense of the Bulgarian nurses and the Palestinian doctor sentenced to death in Lybia; The Petition was available on the website of my school, 2006-2007
- Written an article about the increasing level of violence among Bulgarian teenagers, published in the 24 Hours national newspapers, 2006
-Chosen to represent my home country as a young ambassador in the Usa this summer through the Benjamin Franklin Transatlantic Fellowship.

I would really appreciate any advice regarding my chances and whether it is worth applying to Colby Ed. I was also wondering whether I could presumably have any chances for an Ivy school;]
Thans in advance;];]
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