Verbal Ink is pleased to announce the recipient of the 2015 Verbal Ink Transcription Services Scholarship: Oana Daniela Dumitru. Oana’s essay stood out for its wit, passion, and poise, and truly captured the many ways that language has helped her express her voice. This fall, Oana will return to New York University as a sophomore in the class of 2018. Verbal Ink thanks all of our scholarship applicants for sharing their inspirational and well-crafted stories with us; we wish you continued academic success!
Each year, Verbal Ink awards a $1500 scholarship to a graduating high school senior or current college freshman. The scholarship is renewable each year for up to four years, provided that the award recipient maintains a 3.0 GPA or equivalent, and completes the minimum number of credit hours required to be a full-time student each academic year.
To be considered for this scholarship, the student must have a cumulative GPA above 3.0, must either be graduating high school or completing his or her first year of college in the spring, and must be enrolled in an accredited two or four year institution of higher learning for the following fall quarter/semester.
As Verbal Ink is a language services company, all interested students must submit a 500-1,000 word essay on the following topic: Share a story about how language has helped you express your voice.