These are simple contributions that anyone can make and oftentimes these contributions are more valuable than paying taxes.
Essays should be in English (except for such citations in languages other than English as may appear in footnotes or endnotes) and between 6,000 and 8,000 words in length (including notes, excluding bibliography).
Illustrations, diagrams and tables essential to the text fall outside the word count.
Schools are looking for applicants who can show that they have strong leadership qualities and experiences and can demonstrate that they will actively contribute to their student/alumni communities, not to mention to the greater community and society.
Yet grandiose, declarative statements and promises to be a superlative do-gooder are unpersuasive.