Applications are comprised of two parts, Part I
and Part II
, and require the presentation of supporting documents.Part I
can be submitted online below, as an attachment to an email or through the postal mail.Supporting
documents may be uploaded online, attached to an email, or mailed. Supporting documents for first-time applications include:
* two letters of reference, preferably one from a school contact and one from someone outside of the school community
* a copy of the most recently available transcript
* a small personal photograph
* an essay describing academic and personal goals and plans, employment, summer and other community experiences, and something about who you are.
Supporting documents for renewal applications include a copy of the applicant's most recent available transcript and an essay.Part II cannot
be submitted online at this website. Part II
must be signed by you before it is completed by the appropriate official at your school. Part II can be submitted as an attachment to an email or mailed separately or together with other application parts.
All applications can be found as pdfs at the bottom of this page. Complete instructions precede each pdf file.
First-time Applications March 15th
Renewal Applications March 1st
Applicants will be notified of award decisions by mid-June.