An online application. The Foundation only accepts Scholarship Applications submitted using this website.Proof of admission to a college/university (signed acceptance letter)Personal statement that provides information about the Applicant's career goals and desire to contribute to their community. Information about unique, personal, or financial circumstances may be added.Video statement (YouTube required). Applicant will provide a YouTube link to his/her three (3) minute video clip in which the applicant expresses his or her attributes and goals. Applicant should wear professional attire in the video.Birth Certificate, Certificate of Naturalization, or proof of legal residency.Headshot (minimum of 1500 x 2100 pixels and 300 dpi).A certified high school transcript that contains the Applicant's class rank and test scores. The Applicant must have a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average from a public high school.Two (2) one-page letters of recommendation are required using the approved form. The letters of recommendation may come from either a teacher, college advisor, or a mentor associated with the Applicant's work or volunteer experiences. Letters from parents or family members will not be considered. The letters should detail the Applicant's background, achievements, leadership abilities and community involvement. Letters should contain personalized information about the Applicant.Completed Consent for Release of Information and Verification of Financial Need form (Section 1 completed by the Applicant and Section 2 completed by the college/university financial aid office).
Each Applicant is required to submit: