The Application Packet
Click here to download the 2017 application packet. A complete nominee application packet includes the following:
- Applicant’s basic information page (available in the application packet)
- A current resume
- An essay of no more than four typed, double-spaced pages, explaining, in terms of the criteria, why you think you should be named a recipient of this award and reflecting on your involvement illustrating innovation, initiative, independence, a positive peer impact, and contributions to a group for sustainability and growth
- A completed nomination form and corresponding letter of recommendation from a faculty, staff or administrative member of the University of Cincinnati
- An additional nomination form and corresponding letter of recommendation from a faculty, staff or administrative member of the University of Cincinnati. (If the first nomination is by a faculty member, the second letter should be from a member of the UC staff or administration and vice-versa.)
Beyond the required letters of recommendation from faculty and staff, you may submit one additional letter of support. Any letters submitted beyond the third letter will not be considered as part of the review process.
Applicants must submit a completed application by email by
12:00 PM on Wednesday, November 30, 2016
All applicants must also be available for an interview with the selection committee in January 2017. However, interviews will only be granted to award finalists.
Clarifying questions or concerns about the application process may be directed to Tricia Yee at email@example.com or 513-556-6236.