How to apply
To apply for a Learning Award, you must submit a complete package by May 15, 2020. If you have any questions at any time about the process, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The package is to include:
1. APPLICATION FORM pertaining to the award that you are applying for
2. COVER LETTER, signed
3. TWO REFERENCE LETTERS, signed
We recommend that your cover letter and reference letters are scanned and saved before you complete the application form.
1. APPLICATION FORM
OPTIONS FOR SUBMITTING
- Click on the form for the award that you are applying for.
Complete the fields fully, and check the boxes that apply to you within the form. Leave any fields which do not apply to you blank. You will not be able to save partly-completed work.
Upload your cover letter and 2 reference letters. You may upload up to 4 files.
Click the SUBMIT button to send your completed package.
B. PRINT THE FORM AND MAIL IT
Print the form, complete manually, and send with your letters to the BVCF by mail. Package must be legible and must arrive by May 15, 2020.
C. SUBMIT A PDF BY EMAIL
Save the form as a pdf, complete it and email it, with your letters attached, to the BVCF. See this instructable: https://www.instructables.com/id/Save-Online-Fill-In-Forms-As-PDF/
2. COVER LETTER
A one-page cover letter introducing yourself, explaining why you are applying for the award, and highlighting your achievements, volunteer work, and community, school and leadership activities. Your cover letter is an important component of your application.
You must sign the letter. Include with your application form.
3. TWO REFERENCE LETTERS
You must include two reference letters. References can be from current or past teachers, coaches, employers, mentors or others who are familiar with your achievements. Your references should explain why you are a good candidate for the award.
Letters must be signed by the references. Include with your application form.