Application Information

Applicant Profile

Please use this form to complete the applicant profile.  The applicant profile provides basic information to the scholarship selection committee.

Additional Applicant Information

In addition to the basic information collected on the application please complete the following items; a personal statement, activity profile, and financial profile.  These items should be typed double-spaced with one-inch margins using 12 point font.  Each should be no more than two pages in length. 

Personal Statement

Provide a written statement to the scholarship committee about why you are deserving of this scholarship.  Helpful information may include your educational goals and objectives, and career aspirations. 

Activity Profile

List the school, employment and/or community activities in which you are/were an active participant. Describe the nature of the involvement, your role when you participated in the activities, and how much of your time was devoted to that activity.

Financial Profile

Please describe how you plan to finance your college education, and details concerning your family’s ability to help with the cost of your education. 

Supporting Documentation

Each applicant is required to provided letters of reference and current transcripts with their application.

Letters of Reference

Two letters of reference are required. These letters should come from individuals outside of your immediate family who are personally acquainted with your character and motivation and are willing to provide relevant commentary about those qualities. Letters from teachers, principals, coaches, business leaders, and organization leaders are encouraged. Letters must accompany application materials.

Current Transcript(s)

Attach a current transcript for each institution to which you are currently enrolled.  First semester freshmen should attach a transcript from your high school (and college if enrolled in dual-credit courses).  Unofficial transcripts are permitted.

Certification

Each applicant will be required to sign a statement indicating that they certify the information in the application is correct to the best of their knowledge and to authorize the release of name and relationship to the Division of Finance and Administration employee.  The certification is on the second page of the application.