Rieke Scholar Application: Diversity Center First Name Last Name PLU ID# Please select one:New StudentContinuing Student - New Rieke ScholarContinuing Student - Returning Rieke ScholarContinuing Student - IPAContinuing Student - Rieke Fellow Local Address (Residence Hall/Street name and number/PO Box) City State Zip Code Local Phone Permanent Address (Street name and number/PO Box) City State Zip Code Cumulative GPA involvement/leadership/awards Please list all Involvement, leadership, and awards below Involvement/Leadership Position/ Award - Location (Date) Please attach an updated Resume Short essay Please answer each of the following essay questions thoroughly and thoughtfully in 500 words or less. Why are you applying for a Rieke Leadership Award? Include an explanation of your commitment to diversity, social justice, and advocacy. How do you help serve others in your local community, school and/or family? How will you play a role in the PLU community as a Rieke Scholar and the community that you choose to live in after graduation? Describe a topic or issue of diversity and social justice that you are passionate about. Why is it important to you? Why are you re-applying to be a Rieke Scholar for an additional year? What is a DJS topic that you hope to continue to learn about as a Rieke Scholar? What have you participated in that has promoted social change, leadership, and diversity? What has been your impact on The Diversity Center community? As a continuing Rieke Scholar, how will you contribute to the Diversity Center community? How will you utilize your Rieke leadership role to influence the PLU community? Why are you applying for a Rieke Leadership Award-IPA? Include an explanation of your commitment to diversity, social justice, and advocacy around people from abroad and non-native English speakers. Describe any experiences you've had interacting with international students and/or your experience visiting, living or studying abroad. What did you learn? What is something that you would like international students to experience at PLU? How will you help accomplish that? What is the title of your Rieke Fellow project (ex: Gold Group)? Please describe your proposed Rieke Fellow project. What areas of social justice would you like your project to focus on? Why is this important to you? What elements will your project entail? What will your final proposed project look like? Need assistance with this form?