Letter of Recommendation


  • The UNCF/Mellon Programs are designed to identify the “best and brightest” students from throughout the UNCF network who are worthy of the name Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellow. Those accepted into the Undergraduate Fellowship program are expected to present themselves as serious scholars. Our programs are committed to scholarship, diversity, global awareness and global experiences and to the positive transformation of the Academy.
  • We would appreciate your candid evaluation of the individual named below as a candidate for the UNCF/Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellows Program. The UNCF/Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellows Program provides support for undergraduates in specified disciplines interested in becoming college professors. We are interested in your appraisal of the student’s commitment to scholarship and interest in becoming a college professor. Please also speak to the student’s character traits that you believe will sustain him or her as a representation of your institution and the UNCF/Mellon Programs. Please attach this form to your completed letter of recommendation and return in a sealed envelope to the applicant. The application deadline is January 31, 2020.
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