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Parker Glandt

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Bio

I am a high school senior excited to embark on a new chapter at the University of Miami for sports administration. Passionate about the intersection of sports and business, I look forward to blending my academic pursuits with my love for athletics. Eager to contribute to the dynamic sports landscape and embrace the vibrant Miami culture.

Education

Two Rivers High

High School
2020 - 2024

Miscellaneous

  • Desired degree level:

    Master's degree program

  • Majors of interest:

    • Business Administration, Management and Operations
  • Not planning to go to medical school
  • Career

    • Dream career field:

      Sports

    • Dream career goals:

      Become a Sports Agent or General Manager of a team

    • Member Service Representative

      Shoreline Credit Union
      2023 – Present1 year

    Sports

    Baseball

    Varsity
    2010 – Present14 years

    Awards

    • Captain

    Football

    Varsity
    2016 – 20248 years

    Basketball

    Club
    2021 – 20243 years

    Basketball

    Varsity
    2012 – Present12 years

    Awards

    • Captain

    Arts

    • Self-Employed

      Graphic Art
      2023 – Present

    Public services

    • Volunteering

      St. Vincent de Paul — Donation Acceptor/Distributer
      2022 – Present
    VonDerek Casteel Being There Counts Scholarship
    As a high-achieving high school senior, I am enthusiastic about sharing my background, career aspirations, and the reasons behind my pursuit of a scholarship in sports administration. Born and raised in a small town, I have always been drawn to the power of sports to unify communities and inspire individuals. This passion has steered my academic and extracurricular choices, guiding me towards a future in sports administration. My interest in sports administration is rooted in a desire to bridge the gap between my love for sports and my fascination with the business side of the industry. Pursuing a degree in this field at the University of Miami aligns perfectly with my career goals, as it offers a comprehensive curriculum and opportunities to engage with the vibrant sports culture of the region. My ultimate career goal is to contribute to the efficient and ethical management of sports organizations. I aspire to play a role in shaping the future of sports, ensuring that it remains a positive force for individuals and communities. Whether it's working for a professional sports team, managing sports events, or contributing to sports marketing and promotions, I see myself making a meaningful impact in this dynamic field. I believe I deserve this scholarship based on my academic achievements, leadership experiences, and commitment to community service. Throughout high school, I maintained a stellar GPA, demonstrating my dedication to academic excellence. Moreover, I actively participated in various extracurricular activities, including sports teams, student government, and community service projects, showcasing my ability to balance responsibilities and lead by example. Receiving this scholarship would significantly alleviate the financial burden associated with pursuing a degree in sports administration. As a student planning to attend the University of Miami, where the cost of education can be substantial, this scholarship would be a crucial investment in my future. It would enable me to focus more on my studies, extracurricular activities, and gaining hands-on experience, rather than worrying about the financial constraints that can sometimes hinder a student's overall academic experience. Furthermore, this scholarship would empower me to fully engage in internships, attend conferences, and participate in networking events within the sports administration field. These experiences are invaluable in gaining practical insights, building a professional network, and enhancing my understanding of the industry. By investing in my education, this scholarship would not only benefit me personally but also contribute to my future success and my ability to give back to the community. The decision to pursue sports administration was not arbitrary; it was a result of a genuine passion for sports and a strategic alignment with my skills and interests. I am confident that, through this career path, I can combine my love for sports with the business acumen needed to drive positive change within the industry. In conclusion, I am an ambitious high school senior ready to embark on a journey in sports administration at the University of Miami. My dedication to academic excellence, leadership experiences, and commitment to community service demonstrate my suitability for this scholarship. Receiving this scholarship would be instrumental in realizing my career goals, enabling me to focus on my education, gain practical experiences, and make a lasting impact in the field of sports administration.