Kathleen Bulger-Barnett, Ph.D.

Burress Fund Recommendation Form

Name of Applicant:

Under the provisions of the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, I waive my right of access to this letter of recommendation.

      Signature of Applicant

Printed Name of Applicant

Professor/Recommender:  Please place your letters in a sealed envelope and arrange for cadets to pick them up.  Cadets are instructed to forward all recommendations, applications, and essays as a packet deliverable to Mrs. Janet Cummings, Department of Modern Languages.  Each packet should contain:

1) the application

2) the essays

3) recommendations in a sealed envelope

Cadets are responsible for ensuring that all packets are complete. Cadets are permitted to apply for all scholarships, but may not receive funds from any one scholarship more than once.  

Please complete the items below in a candid manner. 


NAME OF RESPONDENT____________________ DEPARTMENT ________________________

  1. For how long and in what capacity have you known this student?

  2. Please write a formal letter discussing the candidate and how the items below pertain to this student. The Burress International Study and Internship Fund is based on academic excellence, Corps leadership and participation, and excellence of character. Please state how this candidate qualifies in each area.

The selection committee interprets the lack of description as a lack of faith in this particular candidate.


(Signature) _________________________________

Thank you for your help.