In addition to the completed application form, applicants need to provide the following documents:
- A one-page outline of your thesis or project topic or area of major research you intend to pursue for your graduate studies;
- One official transcript of your complete university academic record; and
- Two sealed letters of reference. Each must be signed across the seal by the person providing the reference.
The two reference letters are to be from persons who can critically assess your intellectual and scholarly strengths (potential and demonstrated), as well as your personal qualifications, strengths, and achievements that, collectively, describe the exceptional attributes suited for this scholarship. At least one letter must be from a current, or former, university professor and the letters (using the approved form on the web site) must be received in a sealed envelope with the referee’s signature across the seal.
- February 28th of each year.