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  • Applications due February 14th, 2020
  • Location must be within 25 miles of the applicant’s school, with the exception of Osprey Village where location must be within 35 miles of applicant’s school
  • You can only apply for ONE location and only have ONE entry
  • Students that apply to more than one community will be disqualified
  • Please check ‘Guidelines’ tab before submitting application
  • Employees and children of employees at the community are eligible to apply as well as Resident’s grand (great grand) children, nieces and nephews (grand nieces and nephews) with no distance restrictions

Brightwater | Myrtle Beach, SC


Compare and contrast the influence of technology in your life versus the role of human interaction and mentoring your life. Which had the biggest influence on your personal life goals? Please elaborate in your response.

Cascades Verdae | Grenville, SC


Compare and contrast the influence of technology in your life versus the role of human interaction and mentoring in your life. Which had the biggest influence on your personal life goals? Please elaborate in your response.

The Charlotte | Charlotte, NC


Our members at our community have built and continue to build their legacies. They are all inspirational in their own way. Right now, you are nearing your high school graduation and preparing for your future. What do you want your legacy to be? What do you want to have accomplished? What are your goals in life? What is your definition of living a good life?

Evergreen Woods | North Branford, CT


How have the Arts programs helped with your educational and personal growth? How do you feel it would affect the education system if they were taken away? (This can also be applied to sports programs)

Homestead Hills | Winston-Salem, NC


Discuss an accomplishment, event or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.

The Lakes at Litchfield | Pawleys Island, SC


Discuss an accomplishment, event or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.

Marsh's Edge | St. Simons Island, GA


Our members at our community have built and continue to build their legacies. They are all inspirational in their own way. Right now, you are nearing your high school graduation and preparing for your future.  What do you want your legacy to be? What do you want to have accomplished? What are your goals in life? What is your definition of living a good life?

Osprey Village | Amelia Island, FL


In recent years trade schools have been increasingly popular and lucrative to the work force. In this essay please compare and contrast the outcome of receiving a four-year degree from a university or attending a trade school for a more hands on skill set.

RidgeCrest | Mount Airy, NC


In recent years trade schools have been increasingly popular and lucrative to the work force. In this essay please compare and contrast the outcome of receiving a four-year degree from a university or attending a trade school for a more hands on skill set.

The Stratford | Carmel, IN


Does money influence your education and career goals? If money was no object, would it change your educational and career future plans?

Summit Hills | Spartanburg, SC


Discuss an accomplishment, event or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.

Wildewood Downs | Columbia, SC


What can older generations learn from younger generations to be more successful in life?

Wellmore of Daniel Island


Our members at our community have built and continue to build their legacies. They are all inspirational in their own way. Right now, you are nearing your high school graduation and preparing for your future.  What do you want your legacy to be? What do you want to have accomplished? What are your goals in life? What is your definition of living a good life?

Wellmore of Lexington


Our members at our community have built and continue to build their legacies. They are all inspirational in their own way. Right now, you are nearing your high school graduation and preparing for your future. What do you want your legacy to be? What do you want to have accomplished? What are your goals in life? What is your definition of living a good life?

Wellmore of Tega Cay


In recent years trade schools have been increasingly popular and lucrative to the work force. In this essay please compare and contrast the outcome of receiving a four-year degree from a university or attending a trade school for a more hands on skill set.