Come to NCA Drop-In Hours!
Have more questions? Ready for the next step?
Think you’ve found the scholarship for you?
- Mondays at 12:30 PM in Swift 709
- No appointment necessary
The Office of Nationally Competitve Awards seeks to identify and support students interested in a number of scholarships, grants and fellowships. Encouragement of faculty and staff is vital to students as they recognize and pursue their potential.
Our goal is to develop students into competitive applicants for these prestigious programs, and we hope to undertake this endevour with your support.
Identifying Exceptional Students:
It is not necessary for you to know specifics regarding eligibility for awards or whether an award is a good fit for the student(s) you identify. The Office of Nationally Competitive awards will contact students that you refer to encourage and advise them regarding their potential interest and suitability for any of these awards.
In general, students who are competitive for distinguished scholarships:
Referring Exceptional Students:
Writing Recommendation Letters:
Recommendation letters are a vital part of a student's application, and as the process becomes more and more competitive, students rely on faculty and staff to write strong recommendations.
We and our students appreciate the time and effort if takes to write a recommendation letter, as it can often mean the difference between an accepted application and a denied application.
Please consider the following advice and guidance as you undertake this important responsibility:
Thank you for supporting our students!