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Collins LLC 2018-19 Universal Award Application
- These awards are all funded by alumni contributions; recipients are chosen by a committee of faculty and staff
- Recipients must be a member of the LLC
- Collins Award Application Form
Collins Awards 2018-19
recipients are chosen by a committee of faculty and staff)
Use the Collins universal awards application to apply or to nominate a worthy recipient. Applications and supporting statements should be submitted to the duty office by March 22nd, unless otherwise noted. Forms are available there or downloaded here.
These awards are intended for current engaged Collinsites who plan to return to Collins next year. There are four $1000 awards and they are renewable as long as you are at Collins (so not all four are awarded to new recipients every year). We will begin reviewing applicatons on Friday, September 21, 2018. We plan to announce these awards as soon as possible after the initial review date so that applicants know if they have received an award before re-contracting ends. Applications will be considered as long as awards are still available. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing their current and future Collins engagement.
This $300 award is intended to encourage incoming freshmen to Collins to engage in the community in multiple ways, by joining various existing student groups, by developing new initiatives, by the completion of a thoughtful Q project that builds community at Collins and/or by taking on a position of student leadership. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing their involvement.
This $300 award is for a current Collinsite who has made a significant service contribution to the Bloomington community. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing their service activities.
Ernest and Eva Bernhardt-Kabisch Award (academic excellence)
This $500 award is for a current Collinsite who combines academic excellence with involvement in the Collins Community. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing their involvement at Collins. Although not a GPA contest, the awards committee will look at the applicant/nominee’s transcript.
Patricia Templeton Patrick Award (diversity)
This $500 award is for a current Collinsite who has made a significant contribution to advancing diversity at Collins, IU, or the Bloomington community. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing their diversity activities.
Elissa Bradley Award (Collins spirit)
This $1000 award could be divided between recipients and is for a current Collinsites who have been especially active in promoting the mission of the Center as expressed in its core values: academics, community, diversity, sustainable living, and student empowerment. Applicants are asked to submit a short statement (250-500 words) describing how they have promoted the Collins mission.
Transfer Student Award
This $1000 award is for an incoming Collinsite transferring to IU from another institute of higher learning. Application and recruitment is handled by the College of Arts and Sciences Office of Undergraduate Academic Affairs.
Eligibility to receive financial awards/scholarships may be limited if IU considers your financial need to have already been met.