No, returning scholars do not re-apply for the scholarship. If you have actively participated in the Bannan Scholar Enrichment Program and maintained a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 within a major in the College of Science & Engineering, you will be notified via email to complete a new contract.
Non-SU transcripts must be official. SU transcripts can be unofficial.
Download your unofficial transcript on SU online and then submit via the online application.
All non-SU transcripts must be submitted electronically to: email@example.com. Most universities and colleges have the option for you to request official transcripts to be sent electronically.
No, we do not need the official transcripts from the previous institution, because those transcripts have already been reviewed by the Registrar and the grades should be reflected on your SU transcript.
Only one letter of recommendation is required.
The Letter of recommendation is strongest when the writer knows about you and can speak to your personal qualities prompted by the letter request: 1) team-work, 2) leadership, 3) self-motivation, 4) scholarship, and 5) likelihood of active participation in a scholarship enrichment program.
Letters of recommendation should be submitted via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fill out the students release form and submit to your recommender. Please advise your recommender to submit the release form via email to email@example.com, along with your letter of recommendation.
In order to be considered a junior or senior, you must be eligible to take junior or senior level courses in your major.
Yes, you can still apply for the Bannan Scholarship and participate in the Bannan Scholars Enrichment Program; however, you would not receive the $6000 in scholarship funds. Total financial aid awards cannot exceed tuition.
The Bannan Scholars Enrichment Program includes social, scholarly, and service activities recommended/ identified by the Bannan faculty mentor and selected/decided upon by the group. The activities are based on student preferences and differ annually. The students form strong bonds within the cohort and encourage each other through their junior and senior years at SU.
"Service activities" means direct, meaningful actions through organized community service efforts. If you feel that additional information is needed to substantiate your service activity, please include an appropriate explanation on your essay application question.