Financial Aid Appeal Form

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My name is __________________and I am writing this appeal letter in hope that you will reconsider your decision and grant my financial aid for spring semester 2014. I would like to begin by thanking you for taking the time to read this letter and consider my request for my financial aid at University______________________. What caused my grades to be what they were two years ago was that I was very unorganized and irresponsible. After my last semester attending _________ I received full-time work with US Airways as a Ramp Agent and I am still currently working with US Airways. This job allowed me to change into a more structured and organized lifestyle. Two years of manual labor has opened my eyes dramatically that my…show more content…
I know I have the ability to do well I just don’t want my past mistakes to continue to put a spiral staircase effect on my life and post-pone my success any longer. My goal is to earn a undergraduate degree in Computer Science with a focus on Game Design and after school earn an internship with Microsoft where I can hopefully find my dream job. I apologize for going off topic but I figured it would not hurt to mention. My sister is currently a student at _____________ and she plays for the women’s soccer team and was awarded most valuable player last year and she has been on the deans list since her freshmen year of college attending at ______________. My sister is 3 years younger then I am and she is not only going graduate before me but she is also going to be going into the nursing graduate program at _________. If that’s not motivation to do well I don’t know what is. I know I have made a lot of mistakes in my life and I hold myself completely accountable. I have changed a lot in two years and now that I am reaching my __th birthday I am just embarrassed that I have not graduated at this point. I understand that you get every excuse in the book just to try to receive financial aid but I am just asking for one semester to prove that I have changed for the better and I am willing to put in the work to earn my place at this University. Very Sincerely,
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