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Staff Council Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships Recommendation Form

Staff Council Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships Recommendation Form

The Staff Council Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarships are awarded annually to enhance, enrich and provide increased status and support for Texas State staff members in their endeavor for higher education. Staff Council awards these $1,000 scholarships to two staff members each spring to be utilized the following academic year. The scholarships, which are funded entirely through fundraising and charitable contributions, will be disbursed as $500 each long semester in the 2019-2020 academic year through the office of Financial Aid and Scholarships.

Recipients will be chosen based on evaluation of the following criteria

  • Academic Excellence
  • Texas State Involvement
  • Future Goals
  • Professionalism
  • Collaboration

Overall Quality of Application will also be factored into the evaluation, including appropriate grammar and professionalism.

Recipients will be required to maintain eligibility throughout the award year. Any recipient who fails to maintain their eligibility, will forfeit the scholarship award for the following long semester and will be required to reimburse the Staff Council Scholarship Fund.

To the recommender:

The person named above is applying for the Staff Council Undergraduate or Graduate Scholarship.  Letters of recommendation are an important component of our decision process.  Your recommendation will be used in the Scholarship and Awards Committee's evaluation of the applicant.  Your comments will be held in strict confidence.

How well do you know the applicant? *

Deadline is March 10, 2020
For questions email Noel Fuller