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Scholarships and Financial Aid

Thanks to generous donations from alumni, corporations and friends of Saint Louis University and Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology, our undergraduate students can apply for scholarships ranging from $250 to $22,000.

Students with a GPA in good standing with Saint Louis University and majoring in an engineering or aviation program are qualified to apply for our available scholarships.

Learn More about Financial Aid at SLU

We also encourage students to explore additional engineering and aviation scholarship opportunities that are available through professional organizations and businesses.

General Application and Parks College Student Scholarship Application

Students interested in receiving a scholarship from Parks College should complete the General Application and the Parks College Student Scholarship Application found in the Scholarship Suite on mySLU. 

If the scholarship has no other requirements than completing the two applications, you will be automatically put in the pool to be considered if you meet the requirements. These scholarships are marked as “auto-match” below.

Some scholarships will ask students to answer additional questions or submit additional application materials after submitting the General Application and the Parks College Student Scholarship Application. These scholarships are marked “additional application materials required” below. Once in the Scholarship Suite, click on each scholarship to complete any additional application materials. 

Have questions about scholarships? Email Shellie Sanford at michelle.sanford@slu.edu. 

Timeline for 2021-2022 Parks College Scholarships

Applications open: February 1, 2021
Applications close: February 28, 2021
Applications are reviewed/scored: March-April
Scholarships are awarded: April 2021

Parks College Scholarships

All Parks College Scholarships are listed in the “Complete List of Parks College Scholarships.” If you would like to view scholarships by a specific category, such as by your major or classification, please view one of the additional tabs listed. 

Complete List of Parks College Scholarships

Adele Dunne Civil Engineering Scholarship

Thomas P. Dunne Sr., in honor of his mother, created a scholarship to benefit a student pursuing a degree in civil engineering. Preference is given to a female sophomore, junior or senior.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Auto-match

Bill and Melissa Benson Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship benefits undergraduate students studying engineering. This scholarship can be renewed as long as requirements are met and the general application is completed each year.

Award amount: TBD
Application type: Auto-match

Christopher and Anne Chivetta Scholarship

This scholarship supports a full-time undergraduate engineering student with a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher. Preference is given to new or incoming freshman students. This scholarship can be renewed as long as requirements are met and the general application is completed each year. 

Award Amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Auto-match

Derenski Family Scholarship

This scholarship supports an undergraduate student in the aviation science program at Parks College with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Financial need is considered. Preference will be given to a member of the SLU NCAA swimming team.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Donald and Nora Manahan Scholarship and Research Fund

This scholarship provides financial assistance to junior, senior or graduate students pursuing a degree in engineering or technology at Parks College, fostering an environment of interdisciplinary teamwork through the support of student projects and collaborative student-faculty research. Applicants must be in an engineering major with a 3.3 minimum GPA. No FAFSA is required as financial need is not a consideration. An essay on leadership and participation in student and professional organizations is required. This scholarship can pay for tuition, room and board, meal plans, fees or books. This scholarship can also pay for graduate-level research projects. For consideration, a research plan needs to be submitted with the application.  U.S. and international students qualify for this scholarship.

Award amount: $5,000 - $10,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Dr. Bellur L. Nagabhushan Undergraduate Scholarship in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

The family of Dr. Bellur Nagabhushan established this scholarship to assist a junior or senior student in the aerospace and/or mechanical engineering programs. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000

Application type: Auto-match

Dr. Cecil Thomas Biomedical Engineering Scholarship

Eligible applicants are sophomores, juniors or seniors and majoring in biomedical engineering. Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be a champion of diversity and have made an impact on society beyond the classroom. Preference will be given to students who are considered underrepresented in engineering.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Fabick CAT Aviation Science Scholarship

Eligible applicants are enrolled in the aviation science program with a preference for flight students. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and show financial need. This scholarship is renewable with reapplication and can cover flight fees as well as tuition.

Award amount: $3,000 - $5,000
Application type: Auto-match

Frank and Bernice Magiera Scholarship

Applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior in an engineering program with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate a history of leadership activities and involvement in student or professional organizations.

Award amount: $2,000 - $5,000

Application type: Auto-match

Fred Weber Inc. Civil Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship benefits up to two undergraduate students pursuing a degree in civil engineering. This scholarship strives to award one female and one male student per academic year.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Auto-match

Gerald E. Dreifke Engineering Scholarship

Gerald E. Dreifke was the former head of the electrical engineering department at the Institute of Technology until the school’s closure in 1971. This scholarship is available to all full-time undergraduate and graduate engineering students with at least 12 SLU credit hours who have a minimum GPA of 2.8. This scholarship is available to U.S. and international students.

Award amount: $4,000 - $6,000
Application type: Auto-match

Greater St. Louis Business Aviation Association (GSLBAA) Scholarship

This scholarship benefits a U.S. citizen who is studying flight science or aviation management. Students may be undergraduate students with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services. Graduate students must be majoring in advanced pilot qualifications, flight operations management or safety management systems. Applicants must submit an essay on their interest in an aviation career. Recipients are asked to attend the GSLBAA Annual Trivia Night to acknowledge the scholarship. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Gregory Bruce Markham Memorial Flight Fee Scholarship

 

This scholarship benefits undergraduate students in the Aviation Science Program. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.75 and must demonstrate financial need. This award may be used to cover flight fees only. Primary preference will be given to students from Madison and St. Clair counties. Secondary preference is given to students who live within a 75 mile of St. Louis, MO in either Missouri or Illinois.  

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

Institute of Technology Civil Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship is available to undergraduate students who are studying engineering. The student must have filed his or her FAFSA with Student Financial Services and have a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to civil engineering students showing financial need.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

Jack R. and Mary D. Weber Undergraduate Scholarship

All undergraduate students at with a minimum GPA of 2.5 qualify for this scholarship. Applicants should demonstrate leadership and involvement in activities in student or professional organizations.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000

Application type: Auto-match

James and Joan Conway Scholarship

This scholarship benefits a sophomore, junior or senior engineering student with a minimum GPA of 3.4. Applicants must have a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services as preference is given to students with financial need. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

James L. Cronin Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Students enrolled in an engineering program with a minimum GPA of 3.0 qualify for this scholarship. Students must demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to civil engineering students. 

Award amount: $2,000 - $5,000

Application type: Auto-match

James Sebesta S.J. Flight Fee Scholarship

James Sebesta, S.J., started flying when he was 14. He entered the priesthood in 1958 and joined Saint Louis University and Parks College in 1994. In 2012, he chose to use the proceeds from the sale of his airplane to provide a scholarship to help students become pilots. Qualified applicants must be a sophomore, junior or senior enrolled in the flight science program.

Award amount: $2,000 - $5,000
Application type: Auto-match

John and Mary Ann Capellupo Scholarship

John and Mary Ann Capellupo (IT '56) established this scholarship to help U.S. students pursuing a degree at Parks College who are also active members of Saint Louis University’s NCAA Division I athletics program. This scholarship will help promote the development of the mind and body, a healthy balance that will serve students well as they prepare for careers in a dynamic and demanding global community. Preference will be given to students entering their junior year in the fall.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000

Application type: Additional application materials required

John O’Neill Lab Fee Scholarship

All undergraduate students studying electrical engineering with a minimum GPA of 3.0 qualify for this scholarship. Preference will be given for financial need. This scholarship can pay for lab and technology fees.

Award amount each: $500 - $1,500
Application type: Auto-match

John R. Manzo Electrical and Computer Engineering Scholarship

All U.S. and international students majoring in electrical or computer engineering qualify. Students must have a minimum of 60 credit hours and may be transfer students. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and submit an essay demonstrating technology leadership.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

John V. Graff Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship benefits a sophomore, junior or senior in the Aviation Science Department. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services. This scholarship requires an essay describing the applicant's aviation aspirations. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Keavy Nenninger Flight Fee and Tuition Scholarship

This scholarship supports students studying aviation science or aerospace engineering. Students must be a sophomore, junior or senior in the fall. GPA is not a consideration but applicant must not be on academic probation. A statement describing financial need is required, as well as a statement describing the student's ability to imbue others to live a full and free life.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Kwame Building Group Scholarship

This scholarship was established to support a transfer student from Harris-Stowe State University who wishes to further his or her education at Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology. The student must have a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services at SLU and must have a minimum GPA of 3.0. This scholarship is renewable with reapplication.

Award amount: $2,000 - $6,000

Application type: Additional application materials

Malcolm and Elizabeth Jacobs Scholarship

This scholarship was created to benefit a senior or graduate-level student. The applicant may be a U.S. or international student with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000

Application type: Auto-match

Manuel R. Torres Scholarship

This scholarship was established in honor of Manuel R. Torres (PK '98), who made the ultimate sacrifice and put others before himself. This scholarship benefits a junior or senior in aerospace engineering at Parks College. The recipient of this scholarship will also be considered for a paid internship at Aerion Corporation. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000

Application type: Additional application materials

Mark George Bouckaert Memorial Scholarship

George and Phyllis Bouckaert established this scholarship in honor of their son to benefit a Parks College student. Applicants should be seniors in an engineering program. Financial need and GPA are not a consideration for this scholarship. Preference will be given to students in mechanical, electrical or biomedical engineering majors.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000

Application type: Auto-match

Parks College Alumni Association Scholarship

This scholarship is available to full-time sophomores, juniors or seniors. Students must have completed their previous year at Parks College and have a FAFSA on record with Student Financial Services. Students must be active in a student, professional or community organization. Preference will be given to relatives of Parks College alumni.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Auto-match

Parks College Book Fund

This fund was established to help Parks College students with the cost of purchasing or renting books for classes. Students must be a junior, senior or graduate student in the fall and have a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services.

Award amount: $250
Application type: Auto-match

Parks College Graduate Fellowship

This scholarship is for U.S. and international graduate students with a minimum GPA of 3.3 who have already applied for aid through Student Financial Services. Students must submit a CV, letter of recommendation and an essay on their research topic. 

Award amount: $10,000 - $15,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Parks Military and Veteran Scholarship

All U.S. military and veterans studying for an undergraduate degree in Parks College of Engineering, Aviation and Technology are eligible for this scholarship. Freshmen will be given preference.

Award amount: $4,000 - $8,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Patrick P. Lee Foundation Scholarship

Applicants for this scholarship must be enrolled as full-time juniors or seniors in an engineering curriculum at Parks College with a minimum 3.0 GPA. They must be U.S. citizens in order to qualify for this scholarship. Students must have no issues with the University's Office of Student Responsibility. Finalists will be chosen via individual interview after the application period has ended. This scholarship is renewable once. 

This award can cover tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies (excluding computers but including computer programs).

Award amount: $20,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Patrick P. Lee Scholarship

Applicants for this scholarship must be enrolled as full-time juniors or seniors in an engineering curriculum at Parks College with a minimum 2.8 GPA. They must be U.S. citizens in order to qualify for this scholarship. Students must have no issues with the University's Office of Student Responsibility. Finalists will be chosen via individual interview after the application period has ended. This scholarship is renewable once.

This award can cover tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies (excluding computers but including computer programs).

Award amount: $20,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Peter and Barbara Jackalus Scholarship

This scholarship is for all students at Parks College with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who demonstrate a financial need. All undergraduates with at least 15 SLU credit hours and graduate students may apply. Special consideration will be given to students with extenuating financial circumstances.


Award amount: $4,000 - $6,000
Application type: Auto-match

Peter  Jackalus Graduate Fellowship

This fellowship benefits graduate students at Parks College with a minimum GPA of 3.0 who demonstrate financial need. 

Award amount: $4,000 - $6,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Peter Jackalus Memorial FIRST Robotics Scholarship

This scholarship benefits freshman engineering students with a history of involvement in FIRST Robotics. Applicants must have a 3.0 high school GPA and a FAFSA on file with Student Financial Services. Preference will be given to mechanical, electrical and computer engineering students. This award can be used for tuition, fees and room and board. 

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Richard C. Gould Scholarship

For junior and senior students from the greater St. Louis area enrolled in an aviation program at Parks College. Financial need is considered. Minimum GPA is 3.0. This scholarship can apply to tuition and flight fees.

Award amount: $4,000 - $6,000
Application type: Auto-match

Roland Quest Memorial Fund

This scholarship was created from a bequest to support Parks College students based on merit. This scholarship is available to all U.S. and international students with a minimum GPA of 3.5. Student must be a sophomore, junior or senior.

Award amount: $2,000 - $4,000
Application type: Auto-match

Royal Bondie Jr. Undergraduate Scholarship in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

This scholarship was established by the family of Royal Bondie Jr., a longtime professor of aerospace and mechanical engineering at Parks College, to support students in the majors he taught. This scholarship is available to U.S. and international students in the aerospace engineering or mechanical engineering programs. Student must be a sophomore, junior or senior with a 2.8 minimum GPA. 

Award amount: $4,000 - $6,000

Application type: Auto-match

The Brian P. Murray Memorial Flight Fee Scholarship

This scholarship benefits a full-time undergraduate student studying aeronautics in Parks College. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and demonstrate financial need. Preference will be given to military veterans,  students who are committed to serve in the military and military dependents. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Additional application materials required

Thomas C. Dunne Civil Engineering Scholarship

Thomas P. Dunne Sr., in honor of his father, established this named endowed scholarship to benefit a student pursuing a degree in civil engineering. Qualified applicants may be either U.S. citizens or international students with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and should be a sophomore, junior or senior in the fall.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

Thomas P. Dunne Sr., Civil Engineering Scholarship

This scholarship is for U.S. or international students studying civil engineering. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and must be a sophomore, junior or senior in the fall.

Fred Weber, Inc., established an endowed scholarship to honor the leadership and commitment of Thomas P. Dunne Sr. Dunne joined Fred Weber as a field engineer and has served as chairman and CEO since 1986. During Dunne’s tenure, Fred Weber has earned numerous recognitions, played a vital role in some of St. Louis’ most significant construction projects and become an integral part of the community.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

Tom and Carol Swiercinsky Scholarship for Working Students

With the cost of education rising, some students do not have the family support to achieve their educational goals and dreams. These students are consistently searching for ways to work, support themselves and pay their tuition, fees and books. If they cannot achieve this, their grades often suffer. Therefore, without assistance, they usually attain a few years of college but then eventually drop out due to lack of funding. This scholarship seeks to alleviate some of that financial burden. This scholarship supports a sophomore, junior or senior student at Parks College who also maintains a job while enrolled in classes. Applicants can be either U.S. citizens or international students. Applicants must provide a pay stub from employment during the academic year and have a minimum GPA of 2.25. 

Award amount: $3,000 - $6,000

Application type: Additional application materials required

Weber Family Term Scholarship

This scholarship benefits undergraduate junior or senior students majoring in aeronautics. The scholarship can be used to cover flight fees. 

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match

William D. Houska, Sr. Endowed Scholarship 

Jan Houska created this scholarship in memory of her husband to benefit a student studying aviation. Applicants can be U.S. or international sophomores, juniors or seniors with a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Award amount : $1,000 - $3.000

Application type: Auto-match

Women in Aviation Scholarship

This is for a female freshman student who has a minimum 3.5 GPA and is attending Parks College for an aviation degree.

Award amount: $1,000 - $3,000
Application type: Auto-match


Scholarships by Level and Major

First-Year Students

This is a list of scholarships offered to first-year students:

  • Christopher & Anne Chivettta Scholarship
  • Peter Jackalus Memorial FIRST Robotics Scholarship
  • Women in Aviation 
Graduate Students

This is a list of scholarships graduate students are eligible to apply to:

  • Donald and Nora Manahan Scholarship and Research Fund
  • Gerald E. Dreifke Engineering Scholarship
  • Malcolm and Elizabeth Jacobs Scholarship
  • Parks College Graduate Fellowship
  • Peter Jackalus Graduate Fellowship
Parks College Scholarships Without Major-Specific Requirements

This is a list of scholarships that do not have major-specific requirements:

  • Malcolm and Elizabeth Jacobs Scholarship
  • Parks College Alumni Association Scholarship
  • Parks College Book Fund
  • Parks College Military and Veteran Scholarship
  • Paul Taylor Emergency Scholarship
  • Roland Quest Memorial Fund
  • Talisen Technologies Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship
  • Tom and Carol Swiercinsky Term Scholarship
Undergraduate Engineering Majors

This is a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant is an undergraduate student majoring in an engineering discipline:

  • Bill and Melissa Benson Endowed Scholarship
  • Donald and Nora Manahan Scholarship and Research Fund
  • Frank and Bernice Magiera Scholarship
  • Gerald E. Dreifke Engineering Scholarship
  • Jack R. and Mary D. Weber Undergraduate Scholarship
  • James and Joan Conway Scholarship
  • John and Mary Ann Capellupo Scholarship
  • Kwame Building Group Scholarship
  • Patrick P. Lee Foundation Scholarship
  • Patrick P. Lee Scholarship
Underrepresented Populations

This is a list of scholarships for underrepresented student populations:

  • Adele Dunne Civil Engineering Scholarship
  • Dr. Cecil Thomas Biomedical Engineering Scholarship
  • Kwame Building Group Scholarship
  • Women in Aviation 
Aeronautics Majors (Flight Science and/or Aviation Management)

 This is a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant’s major is aeronautics: 

  • Derenski Family Scholarship
  • Fabick CAT Aviation Science Scholarship
  • Greater St. Louis Business Aviation Association (GSLBAA) Scholarship
  • Gregory Bruce Markham Memorial Flight Fee Scholarship
  • James Sebesta S.J. Flight Fee Scholarship
  • John V. Graff Memorial Scholarship
  • Keavy Nenninger Flight Fee and Tuition Scholarship
  • Peter and Barbara Jackalus Scholarship
  • Richard C. Gould Scholarship
  • The Brian P. Murray Memorial Flight Fee Scholarship
  • Weber Family Term Scholarship
  • William D. Houska, Sr. Endowed Scholarship
  • Women in Aviation 
Aerospace and/or Mechanical Engineering Majors

This is  a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant’s major is aerospace engineering and/or mechanical engineering:

  • Dr. Bellur L. Nagabhushan Undergraduate Scholarship in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
  • Manuel R. Torres Scholarship
  • Mark George Bouckaert Memorial Scholarship
  • Peter and Barbara Jackalus Scholarship
  • Peter Jackalus Memorial FIRST Robotics Scholarship
  • Royal Bondie Jr. Undergraduate Scholarship in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
Biomedical Engineering Majors

This is a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant’s major is biomedical engineering:

  • Dr. Cecil Thomas Biomedical Engineering Scholarship
  • Mark George Bouckaert Memorial Scholarship
Civil Engineering Majors

This is a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant’s major is civil engineering:

  • Adele Dunne Civil Engineering Scholarship
  • Fred Weber Inc. Civil Engineering Scholarship
  • Institute of Technology Civil Engineering Scholarship
  • James L. Cronin, Jr. Memorial Scholarship
  • Thomas C. Dunne Civil Engineering Scholarship
  • Thomas P. Dunne, Sr. Civil Engineering Scholarship
Electrical and/or Computer Engineering Majors

This is a list of scholarships with requirements that the applicant’s major is electrical and/or computer engineering:

  • John O'Neill Lab Fee Scholarship
  • John R. Manzo Electrical and Computer Engineering Scholarship
  • Mark George Bouckaert Memorial Scholarship
  • Peter Jackalus Memorial FIRST Robotics Scholarship

Tips for Applying to Parks Scholarships

Filling out the General Application

  • Fill out every question completely and provide as much detail as possible.
  • Under “Academic or Professional Achievements” question, there is an area to provide a “Brief Description” of your achievement. Do not assume those scoring the scholarship applications will be familiar with the award, achievement, or recognition you list; your description should provide them with a context for why the achievement is noteworthy.
  • Under the question where you can “list any extracurricular or activities you are currently involved in, or have been involved with the past two years,” make sure to read the full instructions that state to give details about your involvement. Many students just list the organizations or activities without providing the additional information. Those scoring the scholarship applications often look to this section when scholarship requirements ask them to consider students’ involvement.
  • There is a question asking “if you would like to be considered for financial need-based scholarships.” Many students have financial need, and many scholarships have a preference to award the scholarship to students who have financial need. However, students often skip this question, even if they have need, and those scoring the scholarship applications to do know to take the students’ financial need into consideration.
  • Make sure to hit “submit” when your application is complete! Some students forget this step and leave their application in the “drafted” stage; however, the application can only be reviewed and scored if it is fully submitted. 

Tailoring your resume 

  • Resumes are one of the main components considered by those reviewing and scoring the scholarship applications.
  • The resume you submit as part of your application should be formatted, neat, and professional.
  • Read through the descriptions and requirements of the scholarships you want to apply for, and include that information on your resume. For example, the Frank and Bernice Magiera Scholarship states that “applicants must demonstrate a history of leadership activities and involvement in student or professional organizations.” Your resume should highlight your involvement in those organizations.
  • Many of the scholarships ask you to highlight your leadership skills, so highlighting those skills under your activity and organization involvement, as well as under any volunteer experiences, internship or experiential experiences, or workplace experiences can help you to stand out from other applicants.
  • Have Career Services review your resume: https://www.slu.edu/life-at-slu/career-services/index.php. You can provide them with the scholarship descriptions and requirements and your resume, and they can help you evaluate if you are fully showcasing your experiences.

Requesting Letters of Recommendation

  • Letters of recommendation are one of the other main components considered by those reviewing and scoring the scholarship applications.
  • Some scholarships ask for letters of recommendation from specific people, such as faculty members, staff members, student organization advisors, employers, etc. Read the scholarship requirements closely to make sure you are requesting a letter of recommendation from the person the scholarship requirements state.
  • When you ask someone to write you a letter of recommendation, you can even help them prepare to write the letter by:
    • Making a professional request for a letter of recommendation in-person or via email at least 3 weeks in advance of the application deadline (Letter of recommendation requests are sent automatically via email from the Scholarship Suite after you enter the recommender's email address and submit your applications. For this reason, your recommender should hear from YOU first before they receive the automatic email. This way you can make sure they are willing to write a positive and descriptive letter AND you can prepare them for the automatic email request from the Scholarship Suite.)
    • Supplying your recommender with your resume and additional information about your experiences, interests, and achievements that you hope they will consider as they write their letter.  It is important to give your recommender insight as to who you are/what you do when you're not in front of them (E.g. What do you do when you're not meeting/talking with them?) This way, in case they have a limited scope of interaction with you, you've at least provided them with more details as to how you spend your time and what you are most passionate about.