Include an itemized budget as a supplement that justifies your projected expenses. This should be presented in an easy-to-understand format. You are asking for funding, so make it comprehensive, concise, and organized. The budget must be a table with the following columns.
Item number - for organization/understanding, group your items by categories. i.e. travel, supplies, etc.
Item description - i.e. chemicals, supplies, materials, postage, software, etc.
Justifications - be as specific as possible, as times may be selectively awarded.
Please follow the essay requirements for the category you are applying under. You will be scored upon how well your essay addresses the specific questions listed. Answer the required essay questions in no more than 1,000 words, single spaced, 12 pt font in Times New Roman.
- What made you interested in your undergraduate major and the professional degree program for which you will be applying for in the future?
- Why should the committee consider you to receive this award, and (if applicable) have there been any unique circumstances that have influenced your educational goals?
- Where and at what kind of job do you see yourself working once you graduate with your professional degree?
NOTE: THE BUDGET AND ESSAY MUST BE SUBMITTED AS TWO SEPARATE DOCUMENTS.