Recommendation Letters & Essays

Some scholarships require additional documents, such as letters of recommendation or essays, for consideration.

The following scholarships require one or more letters of recommendation:

Departmental Scholarships

General Scholarships

To view the criteria for a scholarship, use the "Search Scholarships" feature within ScholarWeb.  All letters of recommendation must be completed online via ScholarWeb by the recommender.  When you apply online for scholarships, you will be asked to list the email address of any person who you wish to submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.  These recommenders will immediately be emailed with instructions on completing a letter of recommendation for you.  Once the letter has been completed, you will receive a notification email. You can log back in to your ScholarWeb account to view your status and update your recommenders as often as you wish until January 15, 2014, the deadline for letters of recommendation to be completed.  It is the responsibility of you, the student, to ensure that all of your letters of recommendation are submitted by the deadline. 

The following scholarships require an essay or portfolio:

To view the criteria for a scholarship, use the "Search Scholarships" feature within ScholarWeb.  All essays must be submitted online via ScholarWeb by the scholarship application deadline, December 15, 2013.