Please reply if you are reading this because I genuinely want help, PLEASE. I will be applying for financial aid.
Indian student currently In Grade 11/Junior Year studying in International Board
- Gender/Race/Ethnicity (optional): Asian
- Other special factors (first generation to college, legacy, athlete, etc.):
Intended Major(s) Computer science / Engineering
GPA, Rank, and Test Scores
- Unweighted HS GPA: Here we follow 100 Percentage system, I got a 90% in Grade 9 and 97.5% in Grade 10.
- Weighted HS GPA (incl. weighting system):
- College GPA (for transfers):
- Class Rank: 7/176
- ACT/SAT Scores: 1510
(AP/IB/Dual Enrollment classes, AP/IB scores for high school; also include level of math and foreign language reached and any unusual academic electives; for transfers, describe your college courses and preparation for your intended major(s))
No APs given as our school doesn’t give us the option to give AP or A levels.
All India Global Quiz - Silver Medalist/Runner-up
With over 35+ schools from across 15 states, I was the runner up of the 2nd edition of India’s largest quiz for high school students.
International Awards for young people- Silver Medalist
IAYP is an initiative by the Duke of Edinburgh In order to felicitate exceptional talents across the globe. I have cleared the silver level.
Allen Scholarship Assessment test
Received a 50% (3350USD) Scholarship to study at ALLEN Career Institute India on the basis of an entrance examination of Science and Maths.
Honours and Scholars Award
Was the recipient of this award from my high school for showing academic excellence, 97.4% in board examinations and leadership skills.
SAEVUS Eco-Achievers Quiz
Bronze medalist 2020-21 and All India Rank of 52 in 2019-20.
Conducted by SAEVUS Magazine partnered with Wildlife Institute of India.
High Commendation in Interschool MUN and 3rd prize in Elocution competition
(Include leadership, summer activities, competitions, volunteering, and work experience)
Head Boy (2020-21), Deputy Head Boy (2019-20)
Elected by and lead a body of 1200+ Students.
- Organized 15+ Events, solved student problems and helped in policymaking.
Yale Young global scholars programme
Got into yygs and attended a two weeks seminar in Connecticut USA in the field of Innovations in Science and Technology.
New York Academy of Sciences
With a 10% Acceptance rate, 1000 students internationally are selected by the NYAS to collaborate on Science projects, challenges.
Europe meets India (EUMIND)
Lead Researcher (2019-20), Team Leader (2020-21), Mentor(2021-22)
Working on simple yet important topics that affect humanity globally such as Water Crisis and Unemployment with dutch students.
School Basketball Team Captain
Playing Basketball for 5+ years and represented the school in over 15+ Competitions including the JR.NBA.
Founder- Tech Snippets
Weekly magazine on technology and innovations in AI, ML
School Commander(2019-20),House Commander (2018-19)
Lead the march past event and won the prize for the same.
(Optionally, guess how strong these are and include any other relevant information or circumstances.)
Both my LORS will be well personalised and intriguing coming from my very close teachers.
Cost Constraints / Budget
(High school students: please get a budget from your parents and use the Net Price Calculators on the web sites of colleges of interest.)
I come from a lower middle class background and neet significant financial aid, merit scholarship in order to attend
EFC IS 10K USD
I plan on applying to
U NOTRE DAME
TEXAS A AND M
UNIVERSITY OF ROCHESTER
Other Universities that offer high merit scholarship or full financial aid
Please suggest me some good university for my profile that will accept me with high financial aid /scholarship.
(List of colleges by your initial chance estimate; designate if applying ED/EA/RD; if a scholarship is necessary for affordability, indicate that you are aiming for a scholarship and use the scholarship chance to estimate it into the appropriate group below)
- Safety (certain admission and affordability)
- Likely (would be possible, but very unlikely or surprising, for it not to admit or be affordable)