DICKINSON FAMILY ASSOCIATION

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION 2017

 

A. Name _____________________________ Telephone ( ) ______________

Address ________________________________________

City ___________________________State ______ Zip __________

Sponsor Name _________________________________

Address _________________________________

_________________________________

Note that the applicant and sponsor should both be descendants of Nathaniel Dickinson (1600-1672)

 

B. Accredited Colleges or Universities Accepted?

to which you have applied

 

1. _______________________________________ ________

 

2. _______________________________________ ________

 

3. _______________________________________ ________

Other college applications may be listed on the reverse side of this form.

Academic year for which applications have been made: ___________________

 

 

C. Please enclose the following:

 

1. Transcripts of your most recent two or more years of academic work. Photocopies are

acceptable.

 

2. A 250-300 word essay in which you provide information about yourself, your

accomplishments, your educational and career goals, and the value of this scholarship

to you.

 

3. Three letters of recommendation: (a) from a teacher or administrator of your current or

most recently attended school, (b) from a Dickinson family member and (c) from

someone who knows you well but not in an academic or family context (e.g. an

employer, a clergyman, a leader of an organization to which you belong, etc.)

 

4. Evidence of acceptance to an accredited academic institution as a regular full-time

student in a degree program. Photocopies are acceptable.

 

5. Your family lineage, traced back at least to an entry in the book, DESCENDANTS OF

NATHANIEL DICKINSON

 

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