Beat the Odds® - NY Scholarship Nomination Form

In order for the Beat the Odds® selection committee to best understand the qualities and attributes which make your nominee a candidate for this program, it is crucial to have a comprehensive understanding of him/her.

  1. Using the grid below please be thorough in offering insight into your nominee.
  2. Please include a letter of recommendation using the categories in the grid below as a guide to fully describe the nominee and share how he/she has beaten the odds.
Nominee First Name
Nominee Last Name
Nominator First Name
Nominator Last Name
Relationship to Nominee
Office Phone
Home/Cell
Email
How long have you known nominee?
   Fair  Solid  High Performing  Extraordinary  No basis for judgement
Academic Motivation
Academic Potential
Creativity
Self-Discipline
Leadership
Initiative
Reaction to Setbacks
Analytical Ability
Oral Communication
Classroom Participation
Communication
Independence
Problem Solving
Overall Impression
In a general and overall comparison with similar students (age, grade, academic track), how would you rank this student? Note: this is not a class ranking.      

Upload your letter of recommendation
Upload student's transcript