GENERAL INFORMATION CHECKLIST—UNDERGRADUATE INITIAL APPLICATION
Dear Simon Scholarship applicant,
This package contains the forms you will need to submit in order to be considered for a Simon Scholarship. Please fill them out carefully, and make sure everything that is required is included in your application, including financial information and recommendation letters. As you fill them out, remember that the Scholarship Committee will consider the following when reviewing your application and deciding on whether you will be granted an award, as well as its amount: Academic performance; activities at Temple Beth-El; outside activities including employment; financial need; and recommendations. It is up to you to make the best case you can for your candidacy.
It is the applicant’s responsibility to prepare this material in folder form. Please avoid use of staples; use paper clips, if necessary, to keep pages together.
Mail or deliver the application folder to the Scholarship Committee on or before April 17, 2020.
Please note that your completed application, including recommendation letters and transcript, must be received in the Temple office by April 17, 2020; tardy or incomplete applications will not be considered for awards.
The following should be included in the application folder:
- Application with essay (pgs. 3-5)
- Financial aid information: Complete the applicant’s budget form and have your parent or guardian complete the parental financial analysis. (See forms pgs. 6-7) All financial aid information will be kept confidential and will be seen only by Scholarship Committee members.
- Two supporting letters of recommendation (See forms pgs. 8-9)
- Transcript of school record. Be sure the following are included:
- S.A.T. or A.C.T. scores
- Rank in class
- High school G.P.A.
THE KURT AND TESSYE SIMON
TEMPLE BETH-EL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Application must be received in the Temple office by April 17, 2020
Mail application to:
305 W. MADISON ST.
SOUTH BEND, IN 46601-11192020 Undergrad Initial Application_RJW