We still need your TRANSCRIPTS and (3) RECOMMENDATIONS
Please send request of official copies of high school and/or
college transcripts AFTER completion of your fall semester.
Directions for High School and College students and Spouses along with needed form can be found in the Transcripts tab above.
These are requested by the student. It is YOUR responsibility to request transcripts; the Foundation will not request transcripts for you. Official transcripts can be received either electronically from your school’s e-transcript service or sent hard copy via mail service. Official E-transcripts must be received by 11:59 PM on the 1st of April. Official hardcopy transcripts must be sent from your school (in a signed and sealed envelope) and postmarked No Later Than the 1st of April.
For your application to be considered complete three (3) online recommendations must be submitted (at least one from a non-academic source). College freshmen may submit no more than one academic reference from a high school teacher, guidance counselor or other reference.
We do not accept recommendations from parents, step parents, guardians, relatives ( aunts, uncles, grandparents, etc.).
Please send this link to your recommenders: http://anchorscholarshipapplication.com/Recommendations-Form.php along with your applicant ID. Ask them to complete and submit the online form before 11:59 PM EST on April 1st.
How to ask for a letter of recommendation-
- Discuss Plans with person you are considering
- Tell them about the Scholarship program
- Write a brief statement summarizing your goals
- Provide them with accurate deadlines and processes