have read and understand the conditions of The Austin (TX) Chapter of The Links Scholarship, as explained in the current The Links, Incorporated, Austin Chapter scholarship conditions. I affirm that I plan to pursue a degree in STEM or Arts as defined in those documents. I give permission to officials of my institution to release transcripts of my academic record and other information requested for consideration in The Austin (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated Scholarship program. I understand that this application will be available only to qualified people who need to see it in the course of their duties. I waive the right to access letters of recommendation written on my behalf. If selected as an Austin Links Scholar, a representative, or I, agree to attend The Austin (TX) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated annual fundraiser. Annually, I will provide a 30-second update video that covers my academic success. I affirm that all of this application, including the scholarship essay, is my own work or formally cited from other sources. I affirm the information contained herein is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief.