Letters of Recommendation and Other Guidelines
If you are asked to write a letter of recommendation for a Dorrance Scholarship applicant, be aware that you will complete your letter online. Please provide the student with your official school email address so that they can enter this into their application. An electronic invitation will be sent to you with instructions about writing and submitting your letter.
In Arizona, students must complete their application by 5:00 p.m. on February 21, 2014.
In Hawai`i, students must complete their application by 5:00 p.m. on February 22, 2014.
If students are selected as Semi-Finalists, in Arizona, letters of recommendation must be submitted electronically by 5:00pm on March 14th.
If students are selected as Semi-Finalists, in Hawaii, letters of recommendation must be submitted electronically by 5:00pm on March 13th.
Students who do not meet the minimum GPA or test score requirements will not be considered and, therefore, should not apply.
Please contact the Dorrance Scholarship Programs if:
- You would like to schedule an information session at your school about the Dorrance Programs
- You counsel a student who is ineligible to complete the FAFSA
- You would like advice about preparing a student for the application and interview process