MELLON-MAYS UNDERGRADUATE FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM APPLICATION
March 15

IMPORTANT: ALL STUDENTS MUST FIRST BE NOMINATED BY A FACULTY MEMBER OF HUNTER COLLEGE PRIOR TO SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION.  APPLICATIONS RECEIVED WITHOUT PRIOR NOMINATION WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

                                    Applicants are required to submit the following:

                                                1) Completed application     
                                                2) Five page maximum writing sample
submitted in a recent course
                                                3) Two (2) letters of recommendation

 

PLEASE DOWNLOAD OR RECREATE THE APPLICATION ONTO YOUR PC AND SUBMIT COMPLETED APPLICATION AND WRITING SAMPLE TO: 

lisette.nazario@hunter.cuny.edu

LETTERS OF RECOMMENDATION SHOULD BE MAILED VIA CAMPUS MAIL OR US POSTAL SERVICE TO:

Hunter College  - Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program
695 Park Avenue, Room HN1512
New York, NY  10065


 

 


SECTION I

GENERAL INFORMATION

DATE:             ____/ ____/ ____

NAME:                        MR. []MS. []MRS. []

                        LAST NAME: _____________________________________________________

                        FIRST NAME: _____________________________________________________

                        M.I.: _____________________________________________________________

ADDRESS:      _________________________________________________________________

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TELEPHONE:  HOME (____) ___________________

                         

WORK (____) ___________________

SOCIAL SECURITY NO.: _______- _____ -_______

EMAIL: _____________________________________

MARITAL STATUS:   SINGLE [] MARRIED [] DIVORCED [] SEPARATED

WIDOWED []

AGE:               _______

 


 

 

SECTION II

EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION

MAJOR:          __________________________________________________________________

G.P.A IN MAJOR:       ___________________________________________________________

G.P.A.:             __________________________________________________________________

CREDITS REGISTERED FOR:                        SUMMER 2013                       __________________________

                                                            FALL 2013                  __________________________

                                                            SPRING 2014              __________________________

PLEASE LIST ANY EDUCATIONAL HONORS, PROJECTS, OR OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS:

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PROJECTED DATE OF GRADUATION: __________/ __________

 

 


 

SECTION 3

EMPLOYMENT INFORMATION

A.        WERE YOU EMPLOYED DURING THE SUMMER 2014     [] YES[]NO

            IF YES, INDICATE     (1) DURATION __________________________________

                                                (2) TYPE OF WORK ______________________________

                                                (3) WEEKLY TAKE HOME PAY ____________________

B.         ARE YOU EMPLOYED OR INTEND TO BE EMPLOYED DURING THE CALENDER YEARS 2014 AND/OR 2015    YES []  NO []

            IF YES, INDICATE     (1) DURATION ___________________________________

                                                (2) HOURS WEEKLY ______________________________

                                                (3) WEEKLY TAKE HOME PAY _____________________

STATEMENT:             PLEASE SUPPLY ANY ADDITIONALLY RELEVANT INFORMATION ILLUSTRATING YOUR FINANCIAL NEED:

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SECTION 4

EXTRA-CURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

1.         PLEASE LIST AND BRIEFLY DESCRIBE YOUR CURRENT INTERESTS.

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2.         WHAT SCHOOL OR COMMUNITY ACTIVITY HAS BENEFITTED YOU THE MOST? PLEASE EXPLAIN.

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3.         HAVE YOU HELD ANY POSITION IN A CLUB OR ORGANIZATION EITHER INSIDE OR OUTSIDE OF HUNTER? PLEASE LIST.

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SECTION 4-A

4.         HAVE YOU TRAVELLED IN THE UNITED STATES OR ABROAD? PLEASE LIST WHERE.

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5.         WHAT BOOKS HAVE YOU READ DURING THE PAST YEAR?(INCLUDE TITLE AND AUTHOR)WHY DID THESE BOOKS IMPRESS YOU?

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6.         WHAT MOVIES, PLAYS, CONCERTS OR EXHIBITIONS HAVE IMPRESSED YOU THE MOST DURING THE PAST YEAR AND WHY?

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SECTION 4-B

7.         WHAT ARE YOUR POSSIBLE CAREER INTERESTS AFTER COLLEGE?

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SECTION 5

PERSONAL STATEMENT I

BELOW PLEASE PROVIDE A CLEAR AND CONCISE (APPROXIMATELY 350 WORDS)

PERSONAL STATEMENT ABOUT YOUR LIFE.IT SHOULD INCLUDE A DISCUSSION OF

WHAT YOU TAKE TO BE IMPORTANT AND SIGNIFICANT ABOUT YOU, I.E., EVENTS,

CERTAIN INDIVIDUALS, SPECIAL CIRCUMASTANCES AND FAMILY RESPONSIBILITIES

THAT HAVE DEFINED WHO YOU ARE IN YOUR OWN EYES.


 

SECTION 6
PERSONAL STATEMENT II

BELOW PLEASE PROVIDE A CLEAR AND CONCISE (APPROXIMATELY 350 WORDS)

PERSONAL STATEMENT ABOUT YOUR ACADEMIC INTERESTS AND GOALS.IT

SHOULD INCLUDE A DISCUSSION OF WHAT INTRIGUES (EXCITES OR BOTHERS)

YOU ABOUT ACADEMIC LIFE.WHAT IS IT ABOUT YOUR FIELD OF STUDY THAT

OFFERS YOU SATISFACTION EDUCATIONALLY?