Most items on the scholarship application forms are self-explanatory.
However, the following instructions and comments will assist you in
providing the requested information.
Before you begin to fill in the forms, be sure that you understand what information is being requested. It is advisable to prepare your response in draft form before entering them on the application. Remember what you say is a reflection on your intellectual ability.
The following dates are important. Use them as a checklist in the application process:
There are many forms of financial aid available and if you are not familiar with your state’s student financial aid program or with federal aid programs, consult with your counselor. Take advantage of any available state and federal financial assistance in addition to scholarships from private sources.
If you have already taken the SAT, indicate the date in the space provided. (Be sure that The Eastern States Blast Furnace and Coke Oven Association receives a copy of your scores). If you intend to take the test at a later time, enter the date.